Bobby Sahachartsiri

Associate

Background

Bobby focuses his practice on patent prosecution in the biotechnology and life sciences industry, including patent preparation, prosecution and client counseling in the areas of pharmaceuticals, biochemistry, organic chemistry, and biotechnology. He received an M.S. (2013) in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and a B.S. (2007; summa cum laude) in Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology, both from University of California – Los Angeles. Bobby received his J.D. (2017) from The George Washington University Law School, in Washington, D.C.

Education

The George Washington University Law School
J.D. 2017

University of California – Los Angeles
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
M.S. 2013

University of California – Los Angeles
Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology
B.S. (summa cum laude) 2007

Experience

Bobby’s legal experience includes several years at boutique intellectual property firms, one based in New York City and another one in Boston, where he conducted patentability and freedom to operate clearance searches, drafted U.S. and PCT applications, prepared office action responses in U.S. and foreign jurisdictions, and IP due diligence.

Bobby also has nearly 10 years of research experience at a number of institutions, including University of California – Los Angeles, National Institutes of Health (NIH), and University of California – San Francisco.

Affiliations

Bobby is admitted to the New York State Bar and is registered to practice before the United States Patent & Trademark Office. He is a member of the Washington State Patent Law Association (WSPLA) and Life Science Washington.