Sonia Baldia is a Partner in Baker McKenzie’s Technology and IP Groups and is a Co-leader of the firm’s India Focus Group. She brings a wealth of expertise to clients due to her more than 20 years of experience in international commercial practice, including with respect to India. She possesses a unique combination of US and India legal expertise and is a dual-qualified Lawyer in the US and India and a registered Patent Attorney in both countries. Her practice specifically focuses on cross-border transactions and matters for clients from the US, India, and globally, including sourcing, international supply chain, joint ventures, complex licensing, digital transformation, and IP monetization and management. Sonia has previously severed as an Associate Professor of IP and Business Transactions Law, a Consultant to the US Agency for International Development and the US Department of Commerce, and has advised foreign governments on IT, telecom, and IP-related development projects.