G. Eden Parra

Patent Paralegal

Eden Parra joined the UVA Licensing & Ventures Group in 2008 as a member of the in-house legal team as a patent paralegal. Eden is responsible for all USPTO filings, docketing, and maintaining the patent case management database. Her work helps support the senior leadership team and the day to day operations of the legal team.

Prior to joining LVG, Eden worked as a patent paralegal beginning in 1993 for two IP law firms in the Charlottesville area. Her previous experience also includes bookkeeping, payroll and office management.

When she is not working as one of LVG’s patent paralegals, Eden moonlights as a children’s book author.