Charity Williams, Alumni

University: S.J. Quinney College of Law - University of Utah

Projects: Transpond, Barosense, UVF Legal

Joined: 02/25/2007

Charity R. Williams is an attorney with Cooley LLP in its San Diego office.

Prior to joining Cooley, Ms. Williams worked for more than twelve years in the medical device industry in strategic management, marketing, and business development roles. Most recently, she served as the interim chief executive officer of Veritract, LLC, a startup medical device company.

Ms. Williams is a recipient of an In-Awe Award from the national Medical Marketing Association for a medical device user training tool.

Ms. Williams received a J.D., with highest honors, from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. She was elected to the Order of the Coif and a member of the Utah Law Review. During law school, Ms. Williams was a senior associate at the University Venture Fund, where she executed life science venture capital and growth equity investments. She also served as an associate at the Lassonde New Venture Development Center, where she led her team to win the Life Sciences Grand Prize at the Carnegie Mellon McGinnis Venture Competition.

Ms. Williams is a member of the State Bar of California.