Jessica L. Fajfar

Director of the Internet & IP Justice Clinic and Assistant Professor

Full-Time Faculty


Jessica Fajfar is the Director of the Internet & IP Justice Clinic and Assistant Professor, where she supervises the USPTO Trademark Program. She has worked on many trademark prosecution matters with students, including filing initial trademark applications, responding to office actions, and defending and enforcing TTAB oppositions and cancellations. She also has assisted students with settling other intellectual property matters, including trademark, copyright, and domain-name disputes, and with drafting various agreements for start-up companies and artists, including non-disclosure agreements, terms of use, privacy policies, IP licenses/assignments, work-for-hire agreements, music licensing agreements and other contracts.

Jessica is also Of Counsel at a boutique Silicon Valley firm, RafterMarsh, which specializes in handling licensing, privacy and IP matters for technology companies and the entertainment industry. She graduated summa cum laude from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University and received her LLM in Intellectual Property and Technology Law from the University of San Francisco. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with her 2-year-old, yoga, cooking, playing drums, gardening and gourd growing & crafting.


  • BA, Ohio Northern University
  • JD, Cleveland State University
  • LLM in Intellectual Property and Technology, University of San Francisco