United States Patent and Trademark Office
Registered Patent Attorney
US District Court for the Southern District of New York
US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
New York Law School, J.D.
University of Wales, M.B.A.
Howard University, B.S., Chemistry
Kristin is the Managing Attorney at Grant Attorneys at Law PLLC. She represents individuals and companies in the areas of intellectual property and business law, with a client base spanning a broad range of industries. Kristin provides counsel on the acquisition, protection, enforcement and monetization of IP rights.
Kristin received her Bachelor of Science from Howard University, where she majored in Chemistry, and her Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Wales. A graduate of New York Law School, she focused her law school education on issues in business and intellectual property law.
Prior to forming Grant Attorneys at Law PLLC, Kristin worked as a patent consultant at AltSchool, Inc. – a community of micro-schools using various technologies to streamline the learning and administrative processes. At AltSchool Kristin worked with several software engineering teams through various stages of the patent process. She provided opinions on the patentability of inventions, conducted prior art searches and drafted search reports, drafted and filed patent applications and responded to office actions.
Kristin gained valuable experience in intellectual property law and licensing while interning with Ladas & Parry LLP and working as an associate at The Law Firm of Spektor & Tsirkin P.C. Between these two intellectual property law firms, she was exposed to a wealth of legal issues in the areas of patent, copyright, trademark and trade secret law.
Kristin serves on the Board of Directors of the New York Law School Alumni Association and on the board of the Entrepreneurs Organization Accelerator.