Michele Liu Baillie
Michele Liu Baillie, Managing Director and Registered Patent Attorney, has over two decades of legal experience in the patent law. She has worked with Fortune 500 companies, mid-sized companies, startups, and individual inventors in around the U.S. and abroad, including Silicon Valley and New England. She has the distinction of being named as a Rising Star by New England Super Lawyers in 2015, a Rising Star by Boston Magazine in 2016, and a Top Women of Law by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly in 2018.
Prior to founding North Shore Patents, Ms. Baillie was a partner at Sawyer Law Group, LLP, in Palo Alto, California. Ms. Baillie has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law. She is a registered patent attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and is licensed in Massachusetts and California.
Ms. Baillie is actively involved with the Women’s Bar Association of Massachusetts (WBA) and serves as its Immediate Past President from 2018-2019. At the WBA, Ms. Baillie served as its President from 2017-2018, on its executive board from 2013-2017, on its board of directors from 2010-2013, as well as the co-chair of its Gala Committee from 2012-2013. Ms. Baillie is also an active member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the American Bar Association (ABA), the Boston Patent Law Association (BPLA), and The Boston Club.