Patent Law

Date(s) - 03/13/2018
11:45 am - 1:15 pm

BME Industry Speaker: Brian R. Dorn, Ph.D., Senior Intellectual Property Counsel at Arthrex Inc.

Brian Dorn speaks to students regarding the patent law profession and practice thereof. Dr. Dorn will also speak to the real world implications of how patent law, science, and business intersect.


Brain R. Dorn, Ph.D., is senior intellectual property counsel at Arthrex, Inc. in Naples, FL.  Prior to joining Arthrex, Dr. Dorn had 12+ years of experience in private practice representing clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies in regards to worldwide strategic patent management with a particular emphasis in biotechnology and chemistry. In 2015, he started at Arthrex and manages the intellectual property portfolios of multiple development groups within the medical device and biologics company.  Dr. Dorn received his J.D. (magna cum laude) and Ph.D. (Microbiology/Immunology) from the University of Florida Colleges of Law and Medicine, respectively.