Erika Wilson




Erika S. Wilson is a business attorney with more than 15 years domestic and international corporae counsel experience across multiple technology and industrial sectors. She is currently the Global Chief Intellectual Property Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary at Cabot Microelectronics.  At Cabot Microelectronics, she is responsible for the worldwide capture, protection, and commercialization of Cabot Microelectronics’ intellectual property, as well as defining and promoting the best IP practices and processes for the company.

Prior to joining Cabot Microelectronics, Ms. Wilson worked as legal counsel for Honeywell International, Pfizer Inc. and ExxonMobil. Prior to moving in-house, she was a litigation associate with the Jones Walker law firm.

Additionally, Ms. Wilson is a patent holder and the creator of the innovative fashion product Purse Flats®. She has been featured in several television shows and news publications.

Ms. Wilson is a graduate of Tuskegee University’s Chemical Engineering program. She is also a graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Law. She is licensed to practice law in Louisiana, Illinois (in-house license) and the United States Patent & Trademark Office.