Additional insights


  • “What femtech entrepreneurs must know about IP,” Med-Tech News (February 7, 2022)
  • “Giordana Mahn, an IP attorney’s personal story,” Women of Wearables (September 23, 2021)
  • “Sweeping changes: The US Innovation Act of 2015 proposes several dramatic revisions to patent law,” Intellectual Property Magazine (April 2015)
  • “Keeping Trolls Out of Courts and Out of Pocket: Expanding the Inequitable Conduct Doctrine,” 45 LOY. U. CHI. L. J. 1245 (2014)

Speaking Engagements

  • "Privacy and DEI Considerations in Femtech," Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (April 17, 2023)
  • “Protect Your Med Device IP,” Medstartr Healthcare Innovators Club (June and July 2021)
  • “IP Lessons for Tech Startups in the US,” Women of Wearables Knowledge Hub (March 2021)
  • “11th Annual Advocacy Challenge: Patent Exhaustion & Appellate Review of PTAB Institution Decisions,” The Richard Linn American Inn of Court (April 13, 2017)
  • “Industrial (Design) Revolution: From Spoons to Smartphones,” The Richard Linn American Inn of Court (November 12, 2015)

Media Mentions

"Femtech Cos. Should Prioritize Pursuing IP, Attys Say," Law360 (November 30, 2022)
Ask Me Anything: IP Law for Femtech Founders with Marshall, Gerstein & Borun’s Giordana Mahn,” Femtech Insider (January 6, 2021)