Ms. Shestul focuses her practice on preparing and prosecuting patent applications in a multitude of technological areas, including: electrical, electronics, computer software, computer networking, virtual and augmented realities (AR/VR), videogame technologies, artificial intelligence and machine learning, medical and optical devices, memory devices, telecommunications, semiconductor devices, flat panel displays, virtual machines/processors, fiber optics, lithography process, image recognition devices, and mechanical devices.

Her patent experience includes a mix of application drafting, office actions, interviews, appeals and Inter-Partes Review petitions. She has experience rendering opinions regarding the invalidity and non-infringement of patents in various technological areas. Prior to joining the firm, she practiced intellectual property law at several law firms in Northern California, Colorado, and Northern Virginia.

EDUCATION:

  • Sevastopol National Technical University,
  • Sevastopol, Russian Federation (B.S./MS. in
  • Electrical Engineering/Minor Nuclear Physics)
  • Tulane University School of Law (J.D.)
  • Boston University School of Law (L.L.M)

AFFILIATIONS:

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Colorado State Bar
  • Washington DC Bar
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

LANGUAGES:

  • Russian and Ukrainian