AIPLEF helps provide much-needed diversity in IP law

Tara Elliott of WilmerHale explains how the Foundation’s scholarship helped her achieve a childhood goal

Some people, when faced with the question, “what do you want to be when you grow up?” have no answer. Others, like Tara Elliott, partner at WilmerHale, had a career goal from an early age. 

“I knew early on what I wanted to do,” she explains, “I did not know IP, but I had a plan to go to law school. I was good at math and science in middle school, liked computers and technology, and knew I wanted to be a lawyer from age 10 or so.” 

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Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A....

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