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Sarah E. Waidelich



University of Michigan Law School, J.D.
  • magna cum laude; Order of the Coif
  • Michigan Law Review, Associate and Contributing Editor; University of Michigan Child Advocacy Law Clinic; Intellectual Property Students Association
Trine University, B.S.
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • magna cum laude; Tau Beta Pi, President

Prior Employment

  • Desmarais LLP, Associate, 2013-2015

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Michigan

  • Intellectual Property Law
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Sarah Waidelich is an intellectual property attorney focusing her practice on patent litigation.

  • Handles all aspects of intellectual property litigation, including pre-suit investigations, pleadings, discovery, motion practice, dispositive motion practice, trial, and appeal.


  • Argued both discovery and dispositive motions in federal court
  • Argued at claim construction hearing in multi-patent infringement litigation
  • Significant deposition experience, including fact and expert witnesses with both technical and damages knowledge
  • Significant involvement in child welfare pro bono cases, including successful appeals to the Michigan Court of Appeals and Michigan Supreme Court
  • Member of trial team for successful patent infringement trial in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware
  • Served as a judicial intern for Judge Stephen J. Murphy III while in law school

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