FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to welcome Rita S. Wu, Ph.D., J.D. as a partner in the firm.

Dr. Wu uses her academic background, that includes a PhD in microbiology and immunology, as well as clinical research experience as a post-doctoral fellow studying cancer immunotherapies, to bring technical expertise to her patent law practice.  Rita is a trusted advisor to life science, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies nationwide, for whom she provides counsel to develop and maintain a sophisticated and global patent portfolio that is commercially relevant and aligned with their business needs. She advises universities and emerging and established life science companies on all aspects of domestic and international patent procurement and enforcement across the biological, biotechnological, agricultural, pharmaceutical and chemical arts. Some of the technologies she works with include mammalian, biological and cell-based therapeutics, small molecules, clinical and research diagnostics, fundamental molecular biology reagents and procedures, and medical devices.

“With well-established patent practitioners and attorneys who are able to bring to my clients the full spectrum of transactional, litigation, and intellectual property related legal services, FisherBroyles provides me with the perfect platform to focus on and efficiently serve my clients,” said Rita. “I am looking forward to working with the amazing team of top-notch lawyers here.”

FisherBroyles’ Intellectual Property Managing Partner T.J. DoVale states “Rita is a perfect example of the type of quality attorneys that personify the patent practice at FisherBroyles.  Our Law Firm 2.0® model will enable Rita, along with the rest of our 38 patent practitioners at FisherBroyles to compete with other world-class intellectual property law groups in terms of both price and capabilities.”

About FisherBroyles, LLP

Founded in 2002, FisherBroyles, LLP was the first in the U.S., and now the largest full-service, cloud-based distributed law firm partnership in the world. As one of the fastest growing law firms in the nation, FisherBroyles has over 200 attorneys in 21 offices nationwide. Its efficient and cost-effective Law Firm 2.0® model leverages talent and technology instead of unnecessary overhead that does not add value to clients, all without sacrificing BigLaw quality.

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