Andrea L Arndt

Andrea L. Arndt

Associate

Ms. Arndt practices all aspects of intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights. Her primary focus is patent prosecution in the areas of medical devices, computer science, and mechanical and electrical technologies. She also handles litigation, technology licensing, transactional and corporate matters for emerging companies.

Prior to joining Dickinson Wright, Ms. Arndt specialized in U.S. and foreign patent prosecution for over 12 years. She managed many patent portfolios for both small and large clients, handled international prosecution of patents including Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) applications before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and worked with foreign associates on patent prosecution in over 50 countries, performed the intellectual property due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, and managed the intake process of large file transfers. Ms. Arndt also worked on patent clearance studies and invalidity searches and was instrumental in the development and implementation of Best Practices at her previous firm.

Education & Credentials

Education

University of Michigan

Computer Science, 2014

University of Wisconsin

B.S., Biomedical Engineering
  • Dean’s List

Marquette University Law School

J.D.
  • Senior Articles Editor for the Marquette Intellectual Property Law Review
  • Graduated with Distinction for Pro Bono Work

Bar Admission

  • Michigan
  • Wisconsin

Representative Clients

  • Hi-Rez Studios, Inc.
  • Pinnacle Neuropsychological Systems, LLC
  • THub, Inc.
  • Valsatech Corp

Professional Involvement

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association, Newsletter Chair
  • The Oakland County Bar Association
  • Women Lawyers Association of Michigan
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • State Bar of Wisconsin

Community Involvement

  • Danskin Triathlon
  • Junior Achievement Day
  • Volleyball Coach
  • Wills for Heroes

Publications/Presentations

  • “Don’t Be Legally Naked – Protect Your Designs” at Phoenix Fashion Week, October 2017
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