Patricia A. Sweeney - Of Counsel

Pat Sweeney is an Intellectual Property attorney with 30 years experience in obtaining patent protection and counseling clients on intellectual property matters. Since 1986 she has worked with clients ranging from small start-up companies to multinational corporations in the biological science field in finding solutions and adding value for clients through development of intellectual property strategy and patent portfolios, competitive analysis, and licensing and other transactional intellectual property matters. Her experience includes the fields of biotechnology, plant biology, agriculture, biofuels, veterinary and human biologics.

Pat was in private practice for 20 years before joining the firm, and before that was Chief Patent Counsel and Intellectual Property Counsel at Pioneer Hi-Bred International. She began private practice with the law firm before working at Pioneer, prosecuting patents and participating in intellectual property litigation. After graduating from law school, Pat was law clerk for the Chief Judge of the Iowa Appeals Court followed by working as an assistant county attorney.

Pat was awarded her law degree, with honors, Order of the Coif, from Drake University Law School and has a double major in Botany and Journalism from Iowa State University. She is an arbitrator to the American Arbitration Association.

 




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