Stacie N. Farina

Associate

farina@youngbasile.com / vCard

3001 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 624
Troy, MI 48084

P: 248-244-0131
F: 248-649-3338

Practice Areas

Education

  • Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School, L.L.M., Intellectual Property Law, 2014
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., Intellectual Property Law2012
  • Oakland University, M.B.A., International Business & Finance, 2007
  • University of Michigan, M.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2002
  • University of Notre Dame, B.S., Aerospace Engineering, 2000

Admissions

  • State of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Ms. Farina focuses her practice on portfolio management and patent preparation and prosecution in a range of technologies including consumer electronics, automotive systems, computer software, and alternative fuels.

She also provides strategic counseling and litigation support, generates patentability, clearance, validity, and infringement opinions, and provides portfolio valuation and landscapes by leveraging patent analytical tools.

Ms. Farina develops patent strategies for clients ranging from individual entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 companies.

Industry Experience

Ms. Farina has over a decade of experience at Chrysler and General Dynamics. Her engineering experience is in the technical areas of vehicle aerodynamics, automotive component design, military communication and control systems, vehicle racing, and vehicle electronics.

Her project management experience includes contract negotiations, purchasing, component cost optimization, and international product launch coordination.

Honors/Distinctions

Dean’s List, all terms, and magna cum laude graduate in BSE, MSE, MBA, JD, and LLM Programs

6 Book Awards (highest grade) and Honors Scholar in JD and LLM Programs

Sigma Gamma Tau Honor Award (Top of Class), Tau Beta Pi inductee, and Notre Dame Scholar in BSE Program

Publications