Life Sciences: IP/Patent Litigation (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Dr. Becker handles all aspects of patent counseling in the life sciences area, including patent portfolio development, life cycle management, transactional and financial IP due diligence. He also has substantial foreign patent experience, including prosecution in a wide variety of jurisdictions.
Professional Memberships: Member, California Bar; admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Personal: Harvard College (A.B., 1980, magna cum laude);
Stanford University School of Medicine (M.D. with research honors, 1987);
Postdoctoral research, Wistar Institute and MIT;
Stanford Law School (J.D., 1995)