Eric A. Harwood, Ph.D.
Eric Harwood's practice focuses on chemical, pharmaceutical, and life science patent prosecution, strategy, and diligence matters. Eric earned a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of California at Davis (summa cum laude), and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Organic Chemistry from the University of Washington in Seattle. He received a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law.
Prior to his career in law, Eric spent eight years working as both a medicinal and process chemist at several pharmaceutical companies, including Gilead Sciences, Pathogenesis and Chiron, where he designed and synthesized antibacterial, antiviral and kinase inhibitor drug candidates.
University of Washington School of Law - J.D. 2009
University of Washington - Organic Chemistry - Ph.D. 1999
University of Washington - Organic Chemistry - M.S. 1997
University of California, Davis - Chemistry - B.S. 1993
Eric is a member of the Washington State Bar and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He is a member of the Washington State Patent Law Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, and Life Science Washington.
Honors & Awards
Washington Super Lawyers honoree, 2012
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, 2021