Heather DiPietrantonio, a shareholder in Wolf Greenfield’s Biotechnology Practice, has been selected as a finalist in the “Patent Strategy Attorney of the Year – Massachusetts” category at the LMG Life Sciences Americas Awards 2023. Heather is one of only eight attorneys recognized in this category.
Heather’s practice focuses on patent prosecution, due diligence, licensing, and opinion work in the life sciences space. She counsels a variety of clients, including start-ups, small to mid-sized biotech companies, and non-profit research institutions. She is particularly experienced in strategic counseling on development and life cycle management of US and international intellectual property rights relating to gene editing, gene therapy, adoptive cell therapy, nucleic acid vaccines, and transgenic mouse models.
Heather has also been an advocate for promoting diversity and inclusion within the industry, encouraging the participation of women in STEM fields and championing women leaders in life sciences.
The LMG Life Sciences Awards highlight the firms, individuals, and companies behind the most innovative and challenging life sciences legal work of the past year. The awards will be announced on September 7, 2023 in New York City. Learn more.