For the second time, The Recorder has named Partner Andrea Weiss Jeffries to its Women Leaders in Tech Law list. Honorees are selected by publication editors based on their recent achievements as litigators, dealmakers, advisors and strategists in the tech industry, as well as in leadership roles at their organizations and in the legal community. Those featured are handling—and often solving—the most crucial problems tech companies face. Jeffries is one of only 37 lawyers selected from law firms, others include in-house lawyers and federal prosecutors.
Representing some of the world’s leading tech companies, Jeffries focuses on complex intellectual property disputes involving patents, copyrights and trademarks. She has extensive experience representing clients in high stakes matters involving patents relating to computer memory, microprocessors, software, database technology, pharmaceutical formulations, medical devices and wireless communications. Jeffries’ profile published to The Recorder on September 25. When asked what she likes most about working in the tech industry she replied, “Interacting with people responsible for bringing us amazing products that enhance our lives.”
Jeffries and all honorees were celebrated at a September 29 dinner reception at the City Club in San Francisco.