Anne Brown



Anne is a registered patent attorney. She has extensive experience in domestic and foreign patent (biotechnical) practice:  genomics, stem cells, clinical diagnostics, therapeutics, molecular biology, genetic engineering, pharmaceuticals, and polymer product technology.  Anne was the head intellectual property counsel at a biotechnology company for seven years and has 20 years in private practice focusing on patent prosecution, opinion, due diligence, client counseling, competitive intelligence, and intellectual property strategy and management.  Anne was a U.S.P.T.O. Biotechnology Patent Examiner.

Member of the District of Columbia and North Carolina bars – not member of the Ohio bar.


J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 1994

Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics, Florida State University, 1979


District of Columbia

North Carolina

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Professional Affiliations:

American Intellectual Property Law Association, Member

Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association

Professional Activities:

AIPLA Chemical Practice Committee

Community Activities:

Animal Rescue

Alliance for Contraception in Cats and Dogs