Lisa Haile > DLA Piper LLP (US) > San Diego (Golden Triangle), United States > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper LLP (US)
4365 EXECUTIVE DRIVE
SUITE 1100
SAN DIEGO, CA 92121-2133
United States
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Work Department

Patent Prosecution and Strategic Patent Counseling; Emerging Growth and Venture Capital; Intellectual Property and Technology; Corporate; International Trade, Regulatory and Government Affairs; Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations; Patent Litigation; Technology Tranactions and Strategic Sourcing; Trademark and Copyright; Life Sciences; Healthcare; Education; Energy and Natural Resources; Retail

Position

Partner

Career

Dr. Lisa Haile concentrates on patent protection.

Dr. Haile has special technical experience in molecular biology, immunology, cell biology, regenerative medicine including ESCs, iPSCs, pSCs, diagnostics, therapeutics, theranostics, drug delivery systems, host-vector systems, high throughput screening and bioinformatics. She has particular experience with patentability, non-infringement and validity opinions; licensing strategies; FDA counseling; due diligence work in connection with venture capital, private and public financing; mergers and acquisitions in the life sciences industry; and strategic counseling for comprehensive life sciences patent portfolio management

Education

J.D., California Western School of Law; Ph.D, Georgetown University School of Medicine; B.A., Rollins College

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Healthcare: life sciences

Co-heads of DLA Piper LLP (US)‘s practice, San Diego-based Lisa Haile and Matthew Holian in Boston, specialize in patentability and licensing strategies, and product liability and mass tort, respectively. Recent highlights include obtaining issuance of multiple patents for Aegis Therapeutics’ key product areas and assisting Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) with multidistrict and state court litigation concerning alleged defects of the clients’ blockbuster anticoagulant medication Eliquis. New York-based litigator Loren Brown has been acting for Medtronic and Covidien in product liability litigation related to complications allegedly caused by some of Covidien’s implantable hernia mesh products. San Diego’s Larry Nishnick and Austin’s Aaron Fountain are names to note for corporate investment and patent litigation respectively.