Counseling on business management of intellectual property assets, Dr. Dana Gordon advises leading universities, pharmaceutical companies, and medical device companies on strategic aspects of patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret protection. Dana’s practice emphasizes patent portfolio strategic planning, and preparation and prosecution of U.S., international and foreign patent applications in the life sciences, including applications focused on small molecules, pharmaceuticals, synthetic methods, molecular diversity, drug discovery, polymers, materials science, and medical devices. He frequently provides clients with due diligence assessments of U.S., international, and foreign patent portfolios in connection with technology transactions and acquisitions. Dana also regularly prepares non-infringement, invalidity and clearance patent opinions in these and other areas.More »
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- Yale University, Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry with Professor Samuel J. Danishefsky
- Harvard University, Postdoctoral Fellow in Chemistry with Professor George M. Whitesides
- Boston College Law School, J.D.
- University of California Los Angeles, B.S. in Chemistry, magna cum laude with Departmental Highest Honors