Susan Stiles has been a Legal Assistant for more than 30 years, with 25 years experience in Intellectual Property.  Working at several law major law firms in the Washington, DC metro area, Mrs. Stiles helped prepare, file and prosecute thousands of U.S. and international patent applications.  Mrs. Stiles earned the Professional Legal Secretary (PLS) certification (2003-2013) and Professional Paralegal (PP) certification (2009-2014) through NALS…an association of legal professionals.