Helen Odar Wolstoncroft
Adjunct Professor of Law
Helen Odar Wolstoncroft has extensive experience in intellectual property, in particular patent law, including preparation and prosecution, licensing and litigation. Prior to joining Saxton & Stump, Helen worked for two large multinational corporations. When she moved to Lancaster, she also practiced at Barley, Snyder, Senft & Cohen in their intellectual property group. In addition, she practiced at several well-known law firms in Chicago, including Kirkland & Ellis, Sidley & Austin and Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, where she was a Shareholder. She started her career in intellectual property as a Patent Examiner in the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office in Washington, D.C.
Wolstoncroft is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame (chemical engineering) and the Washington College of Law (American University). She began her career in patent law as a patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Her legal experience includes working for large- and medium-sized general practice law firms, boutique intellectual property firms, and large multinational corporations.