Krista Rycroft is Of Counsel in Quinn Emanuel's New York office. She has extensive experience in all aspects of patent litigation at the trial and appellate levels for both patentees and defendants. In addition to her litigation experience, Ms. Rycroft also has extensive experience in client counseling including licensing, due diligence, and validity and freedom-to-operate opinions. Ms. Rycroft has represented clients involved in a variety of complex technologies, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, biotechnology, telecommunications, and mechanical devices. Ms. Rycroft has litigated in numerous Federal courts throughout the country, including the District of New Jersey, District of Delaware, Northern District of California, Eastern District of Texas, and District of Massachusetts. She is admitted to practice in the State of New York, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, and various District Courts.