Dr Jill MacAlpine, Ph.D. > Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
901 NEW YORK AVENUE, NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20001-4413
United States

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Leader, Patent Office Practice Section

Career

Jill MacAlpine, Ph.D., leader of the firm’s patent office practice, focuses on strategic counseling, prosecution, and patent litigation, primarily in the chemical and pharmaceutical areas. With over 15 years of experience in intellectual property law, she spends a significant portion of her time involved in pre-litigation analyses, due diligence investigations, opinion preparation, and strategic client counseling, including patent portfolio management, Orange Book listings of patents covering FDA-approved drugs, and patent term extensions.

Memberships

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Chemical Society
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association
  • Order of the Coif

Education

George Washington University Law School
J.D., with highest honors, 2003
University of British Columbia
Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, 1999
Queen’s University
B.S., Chemistry, with honors, 1993