Jill Kopeikin joined GCA Law Partners as a litigation partner in December 2010. Her practice focuses on counseling and litigation in the areas of intellectual property, commercial and business disputes, and employment.
Previously, Ms. Kopeikin was most recently a partner in the Silicon Valley Office of Dechert LLP. Ms. Kopeikin’s practice focuses on counseling and litigation in the areas of intellectual property, commercial and business disputes, and employment. Her intellectual property litigation experience includes trade secret misappropriation disputes, patent infringement and licensing disputes, trademark disputes, and copyright matters. Ms. Kopeikin also has significant experience counseling and handling litigation for a wide variety of business issues as well as employment matters that typically involve claims regarding intellectual property misappropriation and anti-competitive conduct. Ms. Kopeikin has practiced extensively before state and federal trial and appellate courts, as well as arbitration tribunals. In trial practice, she has appeared before judges and juries, and has acted as first chair trial. Ms. Kopeikin has also taken the lead on appellate matters.
Ms. Kopeikin earned her B.S. from the University of Washington in 1989. She earned her J.D. from the University of California at Berkeley (Boalt Hall) in 1992.