Jennifer has 10+ years practicing law. Most of her experiences comes from advising and helping technology startups through all life phases: from formation, to venture financing to exits.
She is also a registered patent attorney with focused study and practice involving intellectual property matters such as patent counseling, trademark prosecution, licensing, and SaaS agreements. More recent focus has been on preparing her clients for the changing data privacy landscape, including GDPR and the California Consumer Privacy Act.
Jennifer has extensive experience assisting companies navigate early to mid-stage venture financing deals, counseling founders on best practices for company set-up, IP protection and keeping valuable employees happy.
Additionally, Jennifer serves as the General Counsel to several technology startups around town on a fractional basis. Jennifer provides counsel to the C-suite, negotiation of customer contracts, especially SaaS contract here in the US and internationally.
Jennifer was previously Corporate Counsel for a Big Data SaaS company and worked for a Top Ten Big Law firm in the Corporate and Securities practice group.
Jennifer is licensed and active to practice in Texas and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, but is also admitted to practice in DC, Maryland, and Ohio.
Sandra has 20+ years’ experience as a corporate paralegal in the high-tech industry. Sandra assists the Firm and its clients with drafting and reviewing contracts, preparing capitalization tables and stock ledgers, organizing records, legal research and closing deals. Sandra has assisted several large Austin-area technology companies, so she brings a wealth of knowledge on proper processes, is detail oriented and diligent.