Ms. McKinley has practiced law since 2001. She represents clients in litigation and in filing and prosecuting United States and foreign patent and trademark applications. She is a shareholder of the firm.
Before joining the firm in 2004, she served a two-year stint as Attorney-Law Clerk for an Iowa Supreme Court justice.
Ms. McKinley counsels clients in IP transfer and licensing. Her technical background is in biology and chemistry; her practice also includes the mechanical arts.
Ms. McKinley is licensed in Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, various federal courts and the United States Patent & Trademark Office.
- B.A. (Biology), 1998, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota
- Doctor of Laws, 2001, University of Wisconsin
- American Intellectual Property Law Association
- Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association