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Jennifer J. Rho is an of counsel resident in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. She practices in the firm’s Litigation Department and Intellectual Property Group, where she focuses on intellectual property and complex litigation matters with a high tech focus. She has successfully represented leading companies in consumer electronics, communications, biotechnology, medical device, video game, and social networking technologies, among others, in federal courts across the United States. She also has significant experience litigating patent infringement and trade secrets issues in the U.S. International Trade Commission, for areas of technology including semiconductors, consumer electronics, and biologic products.
Ms. Rho’s representative matters include:
Ms. Rho was recently named a Rising Star in the 2021 edition of Managing IP Handbook. She has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ every year since 2021 and, in 2018, was recognized by The Recorder as a Next Generation Women Leader in Tech Law. She is presently the President of the Judge Paul R. Michel Intellectual Property American Inn of Court. Ms. Rho also is involved in ChIPs and Girls Who Code, where she participates in efforts to increase diversity in STEM and intellectual property fields.
Ms. Rho received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Chicago Law School in 2007. During law school, she was a member of the University of Chicago Law Review and the Chicago Journal of International Law. She graduated with honors from the University of California, Berkeley in 2004, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Economy of Industrial Societies.
Ms. Rho is a member of the California bar. She is also admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the Eastern District of Texas, and all Districts of California.
University of Chicago - 2007 Juris Doctor
University of California - Berkeley - 2004 Bachelor of Arts