Through Special Counsel
Reviewed clients documents for content, relevance, privilege and redactions.
Worked on pharmaceutical patent infringement case.
Multi-technology proficient Attorney seeks IP / tech law position. Interests in litigation, patent prosecution and tech transactions.
Counsel clients in patent law, corporate formation/dissolution, technology transfer, and contracts.
Contract Intellectual Property Attorney (through Black Letter Discovery)
Reviewed client documents for content, relevance, privilege and redactions. Prepared privilege logs and exhibits.
Worked on pharmaceutical contract and medical device patent infringement cases.
Patent Attorney - practice focused on patent prosecution in biotech and chemical fields.
Drafted claims and patent applications in pharmaceuticals, nanotechnology, and biotechnology, among others.
Drafted instructions to foreign associates for foreign patent prosecution.Prosecuted patent applications before the US Patent and Trademark Ofice.
Practice focused on intellectual property law, including prosecution, litigation and technology transfer.
Drafted patent applications in pharmaceuticals, nanotechnology, flavorants, textiles and building materials, among others.
Assisted in preparing claim charts for patent interference cases.
Set up document collection and review for pharmaceutical patent infringement case.
Provided technical assistance on a wide variety of chemical related matters in prosecution, litigation and technology transfer.
Drafted technology development and transfer contract for software development firm.
Drafted patentability opinions on chemical and software related inventions.
Advise clients on trademarks, utility patents and design patents.
Experience in chemical processes, pharmaceuticals, food additives, nanotechnology, textiles, silicon processing and mechanical arts.
Worked on two pharmaceutical mass tort cases, reviewing documents for content, relevance and privilege.
Worked on estate matters including transfer of ownership of stocks and bonds and liquidation of assets.
Drafted responses to office actions, prepared instructions for foreign associates, drafted amendments and claims.Prepared sequence listings and information disclosure statements.
Technologies utilized include biotechnical and pharmaceutical arts.
Researched and wrote initial draft of utility patent application in inorganic chemistry – publication number: US 2002/0140338 A1
Supervised undergraduate labs in organic, physical and analytical chemistry.Designed analytical chemistry teaching experiments. Performed total synthesis of natural products, tested reaction mechanisms, conducted research to develop better methods of mass spectrometric protein and polymer analysis, analyzed samples by Fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry.
Prepared and analyzed aqueous and solid chemical samples for nuclear power plants.Performed analyses using ion chromatography, gamma-ray spectroscopy, flame atomic absorption and emission spectroscopy, graphite furnace absorption and emission spectroscopy, ion electrochemistry and titration.
Senior Editor: COMM/ENT journal
Member: Hastings Intellectual Property Organization
Exchange Student: University of British Columbia Law School, Fall 2002
Awards:Witkin: Constitutional Law I; Trademarks and Unfair Competition
Best Oralist: UC Hastings Moot Court Class
Master of Arts, organic chemistry, 1995
Ph.D. candidate, analytical chemistry, 1996 – 2000
Wrote research note published in Organic Procedures and Preparations, International.
Presented research at six national symposia.
Graduate level coursework includes: organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, mass spectrometry, and mathematical methods of analysis.
Bachelor of Arts with honors, Chemistry, 1991
Second author on research paper published in Journal of Fluorine Chemistry
Conducted undergraduate research in organic chemistry.Transferred from: University of Chicago (1986 – 1987)