Of Counsel Janine Susan, Ph.D., Joins Armstrong Teasdale
Armstrong Teasdale announces the addition of Janine M. Susan, Ph.D., to the firm’s Boston office. She joins a roster of more than 750 lawyers and staff professionals across Armstrong Teasdale’s 17 offices internationally.
Janine has over two decades of experience as an intellectual property lawyer skilled in devising and implementing global intellectual property strategies for life sciences companies. She is experienced at preparing and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications in the biotech, life sciences and chemical fields, including synthetic molecules (small molecules) and biologics (large molecules). Drawing on her knowledge and experience in the biology, chemistry and biochemistry fields, Janine evaluates patent portfolios and performs freedom-to-operate assessments, provides counseling and creative solutions for patent prosecution strategies, and regularly authors noninfringement and invalidity opinions.
Janine serves as a business partner for clients providing IP legal advice and risk assessment for companies evaluating collaboration, divestiture, and merger and acquisition opportunities. She has also been recognized for formulating innovative IP procedures and setting the standard for best practices.