Lindsey M. Shinn handles intellectual property matters, including patent and trade secret litigation, as well as trademark prosecution and enforcement. She also assists with copyright registration and counseling, with an emphasis on software copyrights. Lindsey serves as the vice chair of the Palo Alto Pro Bono Committee. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Lindsey served as a law clerk to Judge Mary Little Cooper of the US District Court for the District of New Jersey.
Through Morgan Lewis’s Public Interest Fellowship Program, Lindsey worked at the Center for Democracy and Technology. There she analyzed and wrote about international data privacy, intermediary liability, and free expression law and policy, focusing on developments in the European Union.
Before attending law school, Lindsey worked as a programmer at an Internet startup and in the nonprofit field. While in law school she served as a judicial extern for Judge Jeffrey S. White of the US District Court for the Northern District of California.
Brown University, 2000, B.A., With Honors
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2009, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Central Districts of California