Sarah Sheldon Brooks is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Venable LLP. Ms. Brooks is a registered patent attorney and specializes in intellectual property disputes, including patent, trademark, trade secret, and copyright litigation. Ms. Brooks has experience in all aspects of litigation including trial. In 2013, Ms. Brooks served as lead trial counsel in a patent infringement action and secured a jury verdict of willful infringement against the defendant/competitor.

Ms. Brooks is a board liaison to the monthly meetings committee, courthouse lunch and Judge’s Night committee.

Ms. Brooks received a B.S. in Biology from Tufts University and her J.D. from Tulane University where she graduated magna cum laude and order of the coif was the executive editor of the Tulane Law Review.

Favorite LAIPLA event:  Spring Seminar.

Favorite LAIPLA memory:  Winning the murder mystery dinner at the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa Spring Seminar.