Genni Ellis

Genni Ellis




Genni Ellis is an associate at Dunlap Codding, practicing in the areas of patent drafting and prosecution, licensing, prior art searches, and patentability analysis.  Her work also extends to intellectual property litigation as well as trademark, copyright, and e-commerce representation. Genni's areas of technical focus are life sciences and chemistry. 

Before joining Dunlap Codding as an associate, Genni served the firm as a legal intern. She also held legal internships at the Office of Counsel Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, and at Ward & Glass, LLP. 

Bar Admissions 
  • Oklahoma
  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, J.D.
  • Walden University, Master of Public Health
  • University of Alaska, B.S., Biological Sciences
  • University of Oklahoma, B.A., Political Science

University of Oklahoma College of Law

  • McAfee and Taft Outstanding Trial Advocate Award Winner
  • ABA Intellectual Property Law Design Committee Invited Speaker
  • National Trial Competition Team Member - Nominated for Best Speaker of the Tournament
  • Dean's Honor Roll
  • Member of the Board of Advocates
  • Sooner Invitational Undergraduate Mock Trial Director
  • OU Law Negotiation Competition, Participant
  • Luther Bohanon Inn of Court, Member
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity
  • IP Society Vice President

Walden University

  • Honor Roll

University of Alaska

  • Dean's Honor Roll

University of Oklahoma 

  • Dean's Honor Roll
  • University Scholar
  • State Superintendent Scholar
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Young Lawyer's Division
  • Cleveland County Bar Association
  • Communications Director, Ignite OKC
Activities / Interests 
  • Miss Congeniality Alaska USA
  • National Good Samaritan of the Year
Community Involvement 
  • United Methodist Church of Petaluma, Sunday School Teacher/Vacation Bible School Director, Petaluma, CA, 2014
  • Charity Emcee for Alaska Judicial Society, Anchorage, AK
  • Anchorage Community Fundraising Board Member, Anchorage, AK