Paulina Starostka is an associate attorney practicing intellectual property, international trade, and customs law. Paulina’s practice involves Section 337 investigations of unfair and injurious competition before the United States International Trade Commission (USITC), as well as classification actions before the United States Court of International Trade (CIT). She assists in all matters relating to the representation of domestic and foreign clients.
While in law school, Paulina worked as a student associate prosecuting patents at a boutique law firm in downtown Washington, D.C. Likewise, she was an intern at the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) Office of Innovation and Intellectual Property, a judicial intern to the Honorable Jimmie V. Reyna of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Honorable Gerald E. Rosen of the Eastern District of Michigan District Court, and a legal extern in the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) Intellectual Property and Procurement Department. Paulina served as an Executive Editor of the American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal (AIPLA QJ). Her piece entitled Is It Time to Amend 19 U.S.C. § 1337? was published in the Winter 2017 Edition of the AIPLA QJ.
Paulina is an active member of the Giles S. Rich American Inn of Court and the American Intellectual Property Law Association.