Maleena Paal

Maleena Paal

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Maleena Paal is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Group in Washington, DC. She represents both US and international clients on a wide range of intellectual property and trade remedy matters. Maleena began her career with Baker McKenzie as a summer associate, during which time she completed an International Clerkship in the Firm's London office. Currently, Maleena serves as the co-chair for the women's affinity group, BakerWomen.

Practice Focus

Maleena's practice encompasses all aspects of patent matters, including litigation, prosecution, post-grant proceedings, and corporate due diligence. She also advises clients on international trade matters, including Section 337 disputes and unfair competition investigations before the US International Trade Commission and the US Department of Commerce.


  • District of Columbia~United States (2019)


  • George Washington University Law School (JD with honors) (2018)
  • University of Michigan at Ann Arbor (BSE Materials Science and Engineering) (2012)