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Suzanne Siebert is a technical writer and technical consultant in the field of intellectual property with degrees in chemistry and law. Following her B.A. in chemistry from the University of California at Berkeley, she worked six years as a technical writer for a high vacuum and electronics company.

She cofounded an intellectual property law firm in San Francisco in 1982. While practicing as a patent and trademark attorney she wrote hundreds of chemical, biochemical, and pharmaceutical patents for clients, including The University of California, Stanford University, Hewlett Packard and The Clorox Company, and assisted The University of California, The Clorox Company and other clients in protecting their trademarks.

Since establishing Symbolic Solutions in 2001 she has worked with scientists to analyze and organize their technical and research information and to create text and illustrations for documentation, product manuals and client brochures in printed publications and for the Web. She provides technical consulting services for the intellectual property portfolios of a select number of sophisticated clients.

In addition to extensive experience in intellectual property, she is also a Web designer conversant with image editing, vector drawing, desktop publishing, and HTML editing programs.

She particularly enjoys designing Web sites for artists and musicians. See, for example, Toutes Suites, eastbayrecorders and guensublette.

She plays period woodwinds with the Baroque ensemble Divertimenti, and also has or presently serves on the Boards of various non-profit organizations in the San Franciso Bay Area.

Suzanne Siebert
Above: Concerto Night, 2011
SFEMS Baroque workshop
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Below: Recital, 2013.
Suzanne Siebert in recital