Darrin Flanigan

Darrin Flanigan, PhD

Patent Agent | Pharmaceutical
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  • BSc, Chemistry, Oregon State University, cum laude
  • PhD, Organic Chemistry, Colorado State University
  • JD, Suffolk University Law School

Key Technologies

  • Pharmaceuticals

Practice Groups

Admitted to Practice

  • US Patent and Trademark Office


  • Boston


Darrin Flanigan assists the firm in pharmaceutical patent prosecution. His area of focus is organic chemistry.

Prior to joining Wolf Greenfield, Darrin obtained a PhD in organic chemistry from Colorado State University. While there, he co-authored five publications related to NHC organocatalysis and also served as a graduate teaching assistant.

Prior to obtaining his PhD, Darrin completed his undergraduate studies at Oregon State University, where he obtained a degree in chemistry.

Most recently, Darrin was a research assistant at Columbia University, where he executed experiments to advance research focused on N-heterocyclic carbene-catalyzed nucleophilic dearomatization of pyridiniums.