Carolyn Kosowski is a Senior Legal Advisor in the Office of Patent Legal Administration at the USPTO. In this position, she assists in the drafting of rule packages, memoranda, and associated guidance to implement USPTO initiatives and comply with developments in patent law including subject matter eligibility, designs and 35 USC 112. Prior to joining the Office of Patent Legal Administration, she was a primary patent examiner and examined patent applications related to network security and business method technologies. Previously, she worked as a patent agent and attorney for a large general practice law firm in Washington, DC. Carolyn received her B.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia and her J.D. from the George Washington University Law School.