With 18 years of paralegal work under her belt, Judy brings a breadth of experience to Focal. Over the course of her career, Judy’s has worked on a wide variety of legal issues including complex commercial, securities, and IP litigation. Prior to joining the Focal team, Judy worked for Heller Ehrman LLP, where she earned a pro bono award for her excellent work on political asylum and domestic violence cases. She continued this civil rights work at MacDonald Hoague & Bayless.
As an artist and graphic designer, Judy brings a unique perspective to our intellectual property practice. She enjoys being a part of Focal’s culturally diverse, highly communicative, and collaborative culture. These qualities give Focal a competitive edge, ensuring that we consistently deliver top-notch legal service with intelligence and efficiency.
Outside of work, Judy enjoys spending time with her family, painting, screenwriting, and cheering on the Mariners and the Seahawks.