Elissa Kingsland prepares and prosecutes patent applications, licensing agreements and trademarks for clients in the chemical technology industry. In addition, Elissa counsels clients on identifying patentable technologies, developing prosecution strategies, and managing prosecution and docketing.
Prior to joining Sutherland as an associate, Elissa served as primary counsel for a high-tech company involved with innovating and marketing IP technologies to a wide span of industries. She was responsible for all IP-related matters including IP portfolio management, patent prosecution, licensing agreements, and IP due diligence.
Elissa is admitted to the District of Columbia, Massachusetts, New York, and USPTO bars. Her work is supervised by State Bar of Georgia members.