Tiffany Cunningham: Nominee for the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Tiffany P. Cunningham has been a companion at Perkins Coie LLP in Chicago, Illinois since 2014. She is a member of the Patent Litigation follow and serves on the 17-member Executive Committee of the agency. Ms. Cunningham serves as trial and appellate counsel for giant multinational firms, as well as small enterprises, and people in advanced patent and commerce secret disputes.
Ms. Cunningham is a registered patent lawyer earlier than the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. From 2002 to 2014, she labored within the Chicago workplace of Kirkland & Ellis LLP as an affiliate till she was elevated to companion in 2007. Ms. Cunningham started her authorized profession as a regulation clerk to Judge Timothy B. Dyk on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit from 2001 to 2002. Ms. Cunningham obtained her J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2001 and her S.B. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1998.