Elanor Mulhern

Elanor A. Mulhern

Senior Attorney

Elanor A. Mulhern handles complex commercial litigation with an emphasis on consumer finance litigation and defending individual and class action lawsuits brought by consumers in the area of data and privacy security. In addition, Elanor has experience in civil ligation related to patents, trademark, copyright, and contract litigation. In 2014, she participated in a multimillion dollar federal court trial disputing the reasonable royalty rates on standards essential patents.

Professional Highlights

Pro Bono Experience

Elanor maintains an active pro bono practice. Most recently she obtained clemency for a federal inmate through the Clemency Project 2014.

Judicial Internships/Externships

California Northern District Court, Pro Se extern, summer 2009

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Best Lawyers in America, "Ones to Watch," Commercial Litigation, 2022 - 2024 (Philadelphia)


Note, Market Access in China—Publications & Audiovisual Materials: A Moral Victory with a Silver Lining, 25 BERKELEY TECH. L.J. 279, 2010



University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (J.D. 2011)
Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, certificate; California Law Review, executive editor; Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, Fellow; Berkeley Technology Law Journal, student note adviser; research assistant

Stanford University (M.A., Modern European History, 2004)

Middlebury College, Russian Language School (Advanced Russian, 2001)

University of California, Berkeley (B.A., History, Dramatic Arts, 2000, magna cum laude)




U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania