Linda Sun is an intellectual property lawyer who focuses her practice on patent litigation, post-grant proceedings and patent prosecution. She handles matters across a broad range of technology areas, including telecommunications networks, data management systems, signal processing, embedded systems and smart devices. 

Before joining the firm, Ms. Sun was a hardware engineer at Intel Corporation, where she worked on memory solutions. She also worked as a patent agent at a boutique firm in Silicon Valley, drafting and prosecuting hardware, software and mechanical patents for startups engaged in inventions ranging from sonar systems to human resources software. 

While in law school, Ms. Sun worked as a judicial extern for the Honorable Thomas M. Durkin of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. She also worked as a teaching assistant for Professor John O. McGinnis in antitrust law and served as the editor-in-chief of the Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property


  • Education

    • JD, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, 2020

      cum laude Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property
    • BS, Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, 2014

      C. Prescott Davis Scholar
  • Admissions

    • New York