Rama G. ElluruAdministrative Patent Judge United States Patent and Trademark Office
Rama G. Elluru is currently an Administrative Patent Judge on the Patent Trial and Appeal Board at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Rama has invested in start-ups and is continually learning how to make better investments, particularly in supporting female-led companies. Based on her education, experience, and passion for technology and science, she hopes to make an impact in start-ups that focus on Artificial Intelligence and Bio-Pharma.
Before joining the Board, Rama practiced IP law for 20 years, particularly in analyzing and litigating E.E. and bio-pharma patents. She graduated from Trinity University with a B.S. in Computer Science and obtained a J.D. from the Washington and Lee School of Law. After law school, she received a M.S. in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology from Georgetown University.