Emily Hostage

Vice President

Emily Hostage is a Vice President at Burford.

Prior to joining Burford, Ms. Hostage was Vice President of Strategic Analytics and Policy at RPX Corporation, a leading global provider of patent risk management services. At RPX, she managed a team of researchers evaluating patent lawsuits and forecasting risk to potential licensees. Previously, Ms. Hostage practiced law at Arnold & Porter, where she represented high-tech clients in patent, copyright and trade secret litigation cases.

Ms. Hostage graduated from Boston University with Bachelors and Masters degrees in electrical engineering. She obtained her JD, cum laude, from Harvard Law School, where she also served as Executive Director of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau.

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