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McDermott Will & Emery LLP
SUITE 100, 275 MIDDLEFIELD ROAD
MENLO PARK
SILICON VALLEY, CA 94025
United States
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Position

Partner Bhanu Sadasivan, PhD, focuses her practice on patent litigation, with an emphasis in the life sciences industry. She has experience litigating patent cases concerning recombinant DNA technology, pharmaceutical formulation, computer hardware and software.

For further details of Bhanu biography, please view McDermott website: 

https://www.mwe.com/people/sadasivan-bhanu-k/

Memberships

Asian Law Alliance, board member and previous board president

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Patents: litigation (full coverage)

McDermott Will & Emery LLP specializes in the life sciences and technology sectors. Recent standout examples include the representation of 23andMe in a patent and trademark infringement suit against competitor Ancestry.com regarding patents on relatedness identification through DNA analysis; that matter was led by Silicon Valley duo William Gaede and Bhanu Sadasivan. In Washington DC, practice head Nicole JantziPaul Schoenhard and Ian Brooks secured a PTAB victory for Contour IP Holding in proceedings against GoPro, which had challenged camera patents and filed for appeal after being defeated in first instance. ZTE, Sandoz and Amgen are also clients. The team has recently seen a number of departures: Natalie BennettChristopher BrightJeffrey GarganoHersh MehtaKevin ShortsleKrista Vink Venegas and Brent Hawkins joined Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLPEric Hagen joined DLA Piper LLP (US); and Rita Yoon left for Jones Day.