How I Made Partner: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld’s Rachel Elsby

After years of hard work, Rachel Elsby of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld made partner this year in the firm’s intellectual property litigation practice. 

Before making partner, she spent five years representing clients in intellectual property disputes and matters before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and International Trade Centre. She came to the firm in 2015 as an associate and became counsel at the end of that year. She previously held a two-year clerkship at the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals.

She sat down with to discuss her path to making partner and the success she has had throughout her career. 

Are you interested in learning more about Rachel’s strides in the legal realm? Read more in this article.

Victoria Ostrander
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