Podcast Episode 57: Kristel Schorr, Partner

03 August 2021 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Author(s): Kristel Schorr Alexis P. Robertson

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a conversation with Kristel Schorr. Kristel is a partner in Foley’s Washington, D.C., office with a practice focused on intellectual property. Kristel is also chair of the firm’s Chemical, Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Practice. In this discussion, Kristel reflects on growing-up in Long Island, NY, attending college at Pennsylvania State University, earning her Ph.D. from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and her J.D. from George Washington University Law School. Additionally, as a member of Foley’s partner selection committee, Kristel reflects on the transition to partner and shares what it is that has caused her to stay with Foley for her entire career. Kristel also discusses her IP practice and provides wonderful advice regarding the law firm interview process. Listen to the full discussion below.   

Kristel's Profile: 

  • Title: Partner
  • Practice Area: Intellectual Property
  • Foley Office: Washington, D.C.
  • Hometown: Long Island, NY
  • College: George Washington University Law School    
  • Law School: Pennsylvania State University


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