Kristin Campbell is a patent agent with Foley & Lardner LLP. Her practice includes preparing and prosecuting utility and design patent applications for a wide variety of technologies, including medical devices, automotive devices, filtration technologies, and designs within the fashion industry. Ms. Campbell is a member of the firm's Mechanical & Electromechanical Technologies Practice.
Prior to joining Foley, Ms. Campbell was a patent agent with the Law Office of Michael D. Eisenberg, and while living in Beijing, China, she worked remotely as a patent law clerk for Inskeep Intellectual Property Group, Inc., where she evaluated biomedical device technology inventions in light of prior art to develop strategies to effectively protect property rights. She was also an engineer and clinical research coordinator for the National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, D.C., where she designed testing devices and developed procedures to assess the efficacy of arm prostheses.
Ms. Campbell earned a B.S. in bioengineering from Rice University, where she was a member of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars. She studied abroad at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and she organized and analyzed experimental set-ups for optical imaging of retinas for bionic eye research at the University of New South Wales, Australia. Additionally, while in school, Ms. Campbell conducted research on alcoholism at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and researched calcific aortic valve disease with the Department of Bioengineering at Rice University.
Ms. Campbell co-authored an article in Pathology Research and Practice entitled, "Hyaluronan turnover and hypoxic brown adipocytic differentiation are co-localized with ossification in calcified human aortic valves," Vol. 208, Issue 11 pages 642-650 (November 15, 2012). She also co-authored the Foley & Lardner LLP Legal News Alert - Intellectual Property article, “Hague Agreement Rules Published by USPTO Creating Strategic Considerations for Applications,” (April 2015).
Ms. Campbell is registered to practice as a patent agent before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.