Professional Biography
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Kristen Schunter Associate

  • San Diego

    D +1.650.838.4801

    F +1.650.838.4350

    San Diego

    11452 El Camino Real, Suite 300

    San Diego, CA 92130-2080




Kristen Schunter, a registered patent agent and a graduate of the Santa Clara University of Law, possesses a wide range of experience in patent prosecution. She works with inventors and companies to identify innovative features and strategically prosecute applications.

During her time as a patent agent and engineer, Kristen drafted and prosecuted both domestic and foreign patent applications for blockchain, internet and mobile applications, machine learning and clean energy systems. Her international patent experience includes prosecuting cases in Canada, Europe, China, Japan, Korea and Australia.

Related Employment

  • Perkins Coie LLP, Palo Alto, CA, Patent Agent, 2018 - 2019
  • Levine Bagade Han, LLP, Palo Alto, CA, Patent Law Clerk, 2017
  • Fenwick & West LLP, Mountain View, CA, Patent Engineer 2012 - 2017


Bar and Court Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D., 2019
  • Harvey Mudd College, B.S., Engineering, 2012