(partner) has extensive experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications, performing invalidity and infringement analysis, and strategic patent counseling. Her technical expertise includes data and network security, mobile device security, cryptography, and data mining applications. Other representative areas in which Ms. Wagner practices include content delivery systems, interface design, and compiler architecture.
Ms. Wagner regularly participates in security-related events and assists in the operations of the Shmoocon and DEFCON annual security conferences. She is also a member of the Shmoo Group.
Prior to joining Van Pelt, Yi & James, Ms. Wagner worked as a solo practitioner providing counsel to Silicon Valley entrepreneurs and open source developers.
Ms. Wagner holds an LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law from Santa Clara University; a J.D., Order of the Coif, from the University of New Mexico School of Law; and a B.S. in Computer Science, cum laude, from the University of New Mexico.