Fanny Patel is an associate on Alston & Bird’s Intellectual Property Litigation Team. She concentrates her practice on patents and patent litigation. Fanny received her law degree and undergraduate degree in chemistry from The University of Texas at Austin.
During law school, she served as a staff editor and chief articles editor for the Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal and participated in the Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition her second year.
Before entering law school, she worked as a chemist for the city of Dallas, where she performed analyses of water and soil samples using prescribed EPA methodology.
Fanny was also a process engineer for a market-leading semiconductor manufacturer working on fabrication of cutting-edge DRAM and Flash devices.