Alexandra is an advisor to founders and executives of creative and emerging growth companies relating to the development and implementation of strategies for protecting and commercializing their intellectual property assets during all stages of the company's development. This includes assisting clients develop a go-to-market licensing strategy, providing advice regarding open source compliance, identifying IP issues to anticipate in a financing or M&A transaction, navigating IP issues in employee and independent contractor relationships, as well as drafting and negotiating various commercial agreements, such as on-premise and hosted software license agreements, SaaS agreements, API and SDK license agreements, maintenance and support agreements, service level agreements, professional services agreements, terms of service, integration collaboration agreements, referral agreements, joint marketing agreements, reseller agreements, OEM agreements, and other distribution agreements.
Prior to joining J+O, Alexandra worked in the technology transactions group of Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR), and prior to WSGR, Alexandra served as corporate counsel for Hyland Software. Alexandra graduated from Washington & Lee University School of Law where she served as Managing Editor of the German Law Journal, ADR Chair on the Moot Court Executive Board, and received a service award for completing over 200 hours of law-related community service. Alexandra graduated from Trinity University and is barred in Ohio and Texas. Alexandra lives in Austin, Texas with her husband and two backyard chickens.