Amanda A. Richardson-Golden has over 8 years of legal support experience. Her focus over the past five years has been intellectual property, primarily focusing on patent and trademark prosecution. She has worked side by side with various clients ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. She obtained her Patent Paralegal Certificate in 2016 and she is an Illinois notary public. She earned her Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in Political Science from Loyola University at Chicago. She previously worked at a boutique-style IP law firm that specialized in patent prosecution and litigation.