Katie Burkhart is an associate with Alston & Bird’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group. Before joining the firm, she worked as a cybersecurity desk lead for a global real-time information discovery company. Katie has also held a number of positions within the political landscape, including innovation and technology associate for the White House Office of Presidential Correspondence. Katie received her J.D. with pro bono honors from The University of California, Berkeley, where she was the senior online content editor of the Berkeley Technology Law Journal and participated in the Samuelson Law, Technology & Public Policy Clinic.