Cristina Salcedo focuses her practice on intellectual property litigation. She has assisted clients in life science and technology matters brought in federal district courts, the International Trade Commission, and the Federal Circuit. Ms. Salcedo’s practice encompasses most phases of litigation, including the initial investigation, pleadings, injunctions, discovery, expert reports, depositions, trial prep, and appeals. 

Prior to joining WilmerHale, she served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Judge Philip S. Gutierrez, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Ms. Salcedo is an active member of the Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund (MALDEF).


  • Cristina Salcedo, Returning to Roe: The Renewed Promise of Whole Woman's Health, 50 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 297 (2017).

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  • Education

    • JD, Loyola Law School, 2017

      cum laude

      Order of the Coif, Hugh & Hazel Darling Scholarship, St. Thomas More Law Honor Society, Technical Editor, Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review

    • BA, Political Science, California State University, Northridge, 2013

  • Admissions

    • California