International Visiting Associate Program (IVAP)
Jenna F. Karadbil is a Senior
Associate at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP;
Los Angeles. She focuses her practice on
intellectual property litigation and transactional
work, technology and Internet related matters. Prior
to joining Pillsbury, Ms. Karadbil was an associate
with Venable, LLP where she advised clients on the
maintenance, enforcement and defense of intellectual
property, technology and entertainment-related
rights and in the identification, selection,
clearing, registration, protection and licensing of
intellectual property, technology and
Prior to her legal career, Ms. Karadbil worked in the technology industry, developing extensive experience in computer programming, software and hardware design, implementation and support, and a variety of Internet-related matters.
During law school, Ms. Karadbil was Managing Editor of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law and Assistant Director of the Courtroom of the Future.
Ms. Karadbil received B.S. and J.D. degrees from the University of Arizona and is admitted to the Arizona, California and Nevada bars. She is a regional chairperson for ITechLaw and is the Chair of the American Bar Association's Intellectual Property, Computer Legislation, Identity Theft and Protection Sub-committee. She frequently teaches seminars on legal issues.