Emily Hostage

Director of Corporate Development and Policy Counsel
RPX Corporation

Emily Hostage is Director of Corporate Development and Policy Counsel at RPX Corporation. At RPX, Emily analyzes and reports on patent market data, and uses them to inform RPX’s corporate strategy. She develops policy strategy and trains internal teams on changes in patent law. Before RPX, Ms. Hostage was an associate at Arnold & Porter LLP where she focused on patents, copyrights, and trade secrets. She also previously served as corporate counsel for a late-stage startup solar technology company. Ms. Hostage received her BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from Boston University, and her JD from Harvard Law School.