Kristin Grant is the managing attorney at Grant Attorneys at Law PLLC. Admitted to practice in New York and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, she represents individuals and companies in the areas of business and intellectual property law. With a client base spanning a broad range of industries she provides counsel on the acquisition, protection, and enforcement of intellectual property rights, as well as industry specific business and compliance issues.
Kristin received her Bachelor of Science from Howard University, where she majored in Chemistry, and her Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Wales. A graduate of New York Law School, she focused her law school education towards learning about issues in business and intellectual property law.
Prior to forming Grant Attorneys at Law PLLC, Kristin worked as a patent consultant at AltSchool, Inc. – a community of micro-schools using various technologies to streamline the learning and administrative processes. At AltSchool, Kristin worked with several software engineering teams through various stages of the patent process. She provided opinions on the patentability of inventions, conducted prior art searches and drafted search reports, drafted and filed patent applications, and responded to office actions.
Kristin gained valuable experience in intellectual property law and licensing while interning with Ladas & Parry LLP and working as an associate at The Law Firm of Spektor & Tsirkin P.C. Between these two intellectual property law firms, she was exposed to a wealth of legal issues in the areas of patent, trademark, trade secret, and copyright law.
Kristin is a member of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association, the National Association of Patent Practitioners, the New York State Bar Association – Patent Law Committee, and the New York City Bar. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the New York Law School Alumni Association.