Brooke L. Sargeant, Ph.D.

Brooke focuses her practice on the U.S. and foreign biotechnology patent matters, including patent procurement, licensing, and strategic portfolio management. She received a B.S. (summa cum laude) in Biology from the University of South Florida (2000) and a Ph.D. in Biology (with distinction) from Georgetown University (2005). Brooke was awarded a J.D. with High Honors and Order of the Coif from the University of Washington School of Law (2014).

Before joining Seed IP, Brooke was a post-doctoral researcher at Florida International University. She oversaw laboratory analysis as part of a large-scale, federally funded ecological monitoring and restoration project. She also served as a judicial extern with the Honorable Stephen J. Dwyer at the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division I.

University of Washington School of Law - J.D. 2014
Georgetown University - Biology - Ph.D. 2005
University of South Florida - Biology - B.S. 2000

Brooke is admitted to the Washington State Bar and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. She is a member of the Washington State Patent Law Association (WSPLA) and Life Science Washington (formerly Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association).


Honors & Awards

Selected to Washington Rising Stars®, 2021