Ms. Mirza, whose fields are in computer science and engineering, assists in the drafting of U.S. and foreign patent applications for technology clients primarily in the software and hardware industries. She also performs patent and technology analysis to support patent prosecution.
Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Ms. Mirza worked as a Technical Advisor at the Palo Alto office of an IP law firm. Before beginning her legal career, she worked as a Senior Software Engineer at Oracle Corporation.
During law school, Ms. Mirza was awarded the Mabie Outstanding Graduate Award given to the graduating student who best demonstrated exceptional academic scholarship and leadership. Sarah was also selected as the winner of the 2015 Jan Jacin Award, which is awarded by the American Intellectual Property Law Education Foundation of the American Intellectual Property Law Association to the top intellectual property law student.