June 6, 2020

Casey D. Donahoe, Ph.D.

Dr. Casey Donahoe practices intellectual property law with an emphasis on patent prosecution and strategy in the fields of biotechnology, life sciences and medical devices. A highly versatile patent practitioner with a broad scientific background, he works with a range of technologies at all stages of patent prosecution, and counsels his clients on patent filing and claim strategies, and trademark use.

After graduating from Duke University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Casey worked as a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, where he gained valuable insight into the factors that influence a patent application’s rejection or allowance.

He went on to earn a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from Washington University in St. Louis. There, his research combined chemistry, biology and engineering in developing polymeric biomaterials with ultra-low protein absorption properties for applications in regenerative medicine and tissue engineering.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Casey D. Donahoe, Ph.D.