Karen joined Garlick & Markison in 2012 as an administrative assistant. She is responsible for the preparation and initial review of weekly docket reports, secondary docket verification for not only incoming USPTO correspondence but also new U.S. patent application and other filings, recording assignments, and providing other administrative assistance to the paralegals as needed.
Karen received a B.S. in Nursing from Columbia Union College in 1981, and a teaching certificate in 2005. Prior to joining Garlick & Markison, Karen taught grades K-2 in a private school for 10 years.