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Lead Administrative Patent Judge with the USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board
Judge Stacey G. White is a Lead Administrative Patent Judge with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Patent Trial and Appeal Board. She received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Michigan State University and a Master of Science from DePaul University in Human Computer Interaction. Judge White received her J.D. magna cum laude from University of Illinois College of Law, where she served as Editor-in-Chief of the University of Illinois Journal of Law, Technology & Policy.
She clerked for the Honorable Barbara M.G. Lynn of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas and then practiced patent and trademark litigation at Jones Day and Alston & Bird in Dallas, Texas. Prior to law school, Judge White was a software engineer for Motorola.
She is the president for the Honorable Barbara M.G. Lynn American Inn of Court and a former member of the Honorable Patrick Higginbotham American Inn of Court. Judge White is a member of the Texas and Illinois State Bars.