Katherine M. Pacynski
J.D., magna cum laude, Michigan State University College of Law
B.S.E., cum laude, University of Michigan
KATHERINE M. PACYNSKI gained admission to the State Bar of Michigan in November 2013, and she is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Ms. Pacynski graduated cum laude from the University of Michigan in 2010, with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree in Chemical Engineering. While at the University of Michigan, she was also a member of the varsity cheerleading team, cheering on the Wolverines for football and basketball and competing in national collegiate cheerleading championships. Ms. Pacynski then earned her Juris Doctor degree from Michigan State University College of Law, graduating magna cum laude in May 2013. While there, she served as a Managing Editor of the Michigan State Law Review. She was also the recipient of Jurisprudence Achievement Awards for the highest achieving student in Patent Application Preparation and Intellectual Property Practicum courses.
Ms. Pacynski began her career with the Dobrusin Law Firm in 2011 as a law clerk and is now an associate attorney. Her practice focuses on preparing and prosecuting patent applications, filed in the U.S. and internationally, for a variety of technologies, with a number of clients involved in the automotive industry. Ms. Pacynski is also a member of the Women’s Bar Association and the Michigan Intellectual Property Inn of Court.