Marlee Hartenstein focuses her practice on patent litigation matters before U.S. district courts and the USPTO's Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Her experience includes drafting motions, preparing for depositions, conducting invalidity and noninfringement analyses, and participating in claim construction proceedings.
Marlee also has an active patent prosecution and counseling practice. As a registered patent attorney, she has experience preparing and prosecuting U.S. patent applications directed to software and hardware innovations. During law school, Marlee worked with local companies and entrepreneurs through Notre Dame's Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship Clinic where she conducted prior art searches and drafted patent applications relating to medical devices.
- University of Notre Dame (J.D. magna cum laude 2018; Managing Senior Editor, Notre Dame Law Review); University of Pittsburgh (B.S. in Bioengineering magna cum laude 2015)
- Pennsylvania and registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office