12:00PM – 1:00PM ET
Join the ChIPs Washington D.C. Chapter for a Fireside Chat with Magistrate Judge Jennifer Hall. Moderated by Christina Ondrick, this discussion will focus on Judge Hall’s career (including her transition from technologist to patent litigator to AUSA to judge) and her thoughts on patent litigation in Delaware and beyond. We look forward to sharing an inside look into the career of this remarkable woman and patent litigation practice in the District of Delaware.
MEET THE SPEAKER
Magistrate Judge Jennifer Hall (D. Del.)
Jennifer L. Hall is a federal magistrate judge for the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. Prior to coming to the bench, Judge Hall was the Chief of the Civil Division of the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Delaware. In her eight years as an AUSA, she has handled a wide variety of civil and criminal matters. Earlier in her career, she litigated patent cases in the Wilmington, Delaware office of Fish & Richardson. She has also clerked for the Honorable Sharon Prost, Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, as well as the Honorable Kent A. Jordan of the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. She is a 2006 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Before law school, she earned a B.S. in Biochemistry from the University of Minnesota as well as an M.Phil. and Ph.D. in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry from Yale University.
MEET THE MODERATOR
Christina Ondrick is the Moderator for the DC Chapter of ChIPs. She is a Principal at McKool Smith and her practice focuses on patent litigation and trial work in every significant jurisdiction in the United States. Christina also has significant experience in Section 337 investigations at the ITC, including several hearings. Christina has litigated patent cases for more than 20 years serving as co-lead counsel in 10+ trials. She has experience in a diverse range of technical fields and a degree in Chemical Engineering. Christina is also a frequent author and commentator concerning intellectual property issues. She has garnered national recognition from The Legal 500 and Super Lawyers, among other publications