Amanda Levendowski is an Associate Professor of Law at Georgetown and the founding Director of the Intellectual Property and Information Policy Clinic. Her projects and research focus on developing practical approaches to cutting-edge legal problems. Her recent scholarship examines how intellectual property law can be used creatively to address challenging social issues that crosscut privacy and technology, such as nonconsensual pornography, biased artificial intelligence, secret surveillance technology, and invasive face recognition. Prior to joining Georgetown, Levendowski co-taught the Technology Law and Policy Clinic at NYU Law, where she was also a research fellow at the Information Law Institute. She previously practiced with Kirkland & Ellis and Cooley. She received her JD from NYU Law, where she received the Walter J. Derenberg Prize for copyright law, and her BA from NYU, where she developed a concentration in Publishing, Copyright & Technology. You can find her on Twitter as @levendowski.
Nina Srejovic is a clinical teaching fellow in iPIP. Nina recently completed an OnRamp Fellowship at the law firm of Fenwick & West where she focused her practice on intellectual property litigation and patent counseling for clients in the life sciences and technology industries. Nina’s experience includes working as an IP litigation associate at McCutchen, Doyle, Brown and Enersen where she represented biotech pioneer Cetus in the trial upholding the validity of Cetus’ patents for Kari Mullis’ Nobel Prize-winning polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technology. She also served as the coordinator for the District Court for the Northern District of California’s Case Management Pilot Program to reduce cost and delay in civil litigation. Nina is a member of the Patent Bar and is licensed to practice in California. She holds a J.D., cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School and a B.A., with distinction, in economics from Stanford University.
Taneisha Ballard is the clinic office manager for iPIP. Prior to working at Georgetown, Taneisha worked with the Department of Justice as a clerk helping a large staff of paralegals with a diverse set of administrative task, operations and procedures. While in school, Taneisha will be pursuing her degree as a double major in Business Administration and Marketing. Taneisha also acts as the office manager of the Criminal Justice Clinic and Georgetown’s DC Street Law Program.