Hilary Dorr Lang, Ph.D.
Hilary Lang has extensive experience developing and managing domestic and international patent portfolios, conducting freedom to operate analyses, and preparing patentability and non-infringement opinions in the life sciences industry. Dr. Lang has obtained numerous domestic and foreign patents for both corporate and academic clients in a variety of technology areas, including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, drug delivery, polymers, petroleum products, medical devices, cosmetics, nutraceuticals and food products. She also has experience in patent litigation, including Hatch-Waxman litigation.
- J.D., Boston College Law School, 2005
- Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Chicago, 2001
- B.S., Chemistry, with Honors, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1994
- District of Columbia
- Registered Patent Attorney (USPTO)
- American Intellectual Property Law Association
- Life Science Tennessee, Board of Directors Member
- American Bar Association
- The American Chemical Society, Organic Chemistry Division
- Lawyers’ Association for Women
- Tennessee Intellectual Property Law Association
- “Lead Compound Analysis Post-KSR.” IPO White Paper, Ted Ebersole, Hilary Lang, Patricia Folkins, January 2010
- “Proposed Changes to Examination of Claims Containing Markush Language.” BPLA Newsletter, April 2008
- “The Intramolecular Diels-Alder Reactions of Photochemically Generated trans-Cycloalkenones.” American Chemical Society, 1999