Brooke L. Sargeant, Ph.D.

Senior Associate


Brooke focuses her practice on 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 University of Washington School of Law (2014).


University of Washington School of Law
J.D. 2014

Georgetown University
Ph.D. 2005

University of South Florida
B.S. 2000


Prior to joining Seed IP, Brooke was a post-doctoral researcher at Florida International University where 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.


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).

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