VERONICA SUSANA ASCARRUNZ

Of Counsel
Litigation

EXPERIENCE:

Veronica Ascarrunz is Of Counsel in the Washington, D.C., office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where her practice focuses on intellectual property litigation in district court and at the International Trade Commission.

Veronica has experience litigating trade secret, trademark, and patent disputes in the pharmaceutical, software, semiconductor, telecommunications, medical devices, and consumer products technology areas. She has secured successful outcomes for dozens of parties in Section 337 ITC Investigations. Veronica also has successfully represented medical devices, university, and pharmaceutical company clients in patent litigation, Hatch-Waxman litigation, product development license disputes, and USPTO inter partes proceedings. Veronica serves on the executive committee of the ITC Trial Lawyers Association. She served as an Officer of the Giles Sutherland Rich American Inn of Court for many years. Veronica is a frequent speaker on Section 337 Practice before the ITC.

While in law school, Veronica was an intern for the Honorable Paul Luckern at the International Trade Commission, where she assisted Judge Luckern with all aspects of investigations of unfair trade practices. She was also an intern for the Honorable Richard Linn at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

EDUCATION:
  • J.D., George Mason University School of Law
    Cum Laude; Associate Editor, Civil Rights Law Journal
  • B.S., Biology, Georgetown University
    Double concentration in neuroscience and biochemistry, molecular & cellular biology; double minor in psychology and inter-arts
ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
  • Member, Federal Circuit Bar Association
  • Treasurer, Executive Committee, ITC Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Former Officer, Giles Sutherland Rich American Inn of Court
ADMISSIONS:
  • Bar of the District of Columbia
  • State Bar of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Contact Information

1700 K Street NW
Fifth Floor
Washington, DC 20006
Phone | 202-973-8812

Email | Veronica Ascarrunzvascarrunz@wsgr.com


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