Antonia Sequeira is a partner in Fenwick & West’s patent group. She builds strategic patent portfolios for her clients from the ground up, including advising established and emerging companies on how to think strategically about intellectual property and where to focus patent budget, effectively becoming a close partner to a company’s technical and business team. Her practice covers a range of technologies, with particular emphasis on patent portfolios that intersect different technical fields (e.g., intersection of life sciences/health with AI/IT). She has substantial experience in medical and laboratory devices, digital health, genomics, diagnostics, VR/AR, artificial intelligence and machine learning, autonomous vehicles, social networking, and online advertising, among other fields. In addition to advising on strategic patent portfolio development and managing international patent portfolios, Sequeira has years of experience in intellectual property litigation and conducting IP due diligence for M&A and financing transactions, expertise that is essential to understanding the full breadth of a client’s business and IP needs.