Angela Grant is a partner in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in Haynes Boone’s Washington, D.C. office.
Angela has significant experience advising clients in the biotechnology and life sciences sectors. Her practice focuses on drafting and managing global patent portfolios; performing IP due diligence; and handling patent filings. She has represented clients in district court litigation and post-grant proceedings before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), including inter partes review.
Awards and Recognition
- Suffolk University Law Jurisprudence Award, 2013
- Association for Women in Science, VP of Communications, DC Chapter, 2008-2010
- The National Academy of Sciences, Exhibit Interpreter, Marian Koshland Science Museum, 2008-2010
- Recognized by Profiles in Diversity Journal in its Women Worth Watching® in STEM Awards, 2023
J.D., Suffolk University Law School, 2016, cum laude
Ph.D., Microbiology & Immunology, George Washington University, 2010
District of Columbia
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Over the last four years, the U.S. Supreme Court has requested the views of the solicitor general in five different patent-eligibility cases. Though the high court has yet to grant review in a case, it appears to be concerned about this area of law. We would suggest that the principal source of tension in Section 101 case law today is the 2012 decision in Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus [...]