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Admissions

  • State of Wisconsin, 2010
  • State of Connecticut, 2009
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2002

Education

University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2008

University of Colorado, American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1992-1995

Yale University, Ph.D., Biophysical Chemistry, 1992

Providence College, B.S., Chemistry and Biology, summa cum laude, 1987

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Karen A. LeCuyer, Ph.D.

Counsel
Hartford
860.286.2929
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Karen LeCuyer’s practice provides patent representation to clients working in the disciplines of chemistry, pharmaceuticals, life science, biotechnology, materials science, and other areas. She has more than 10 years of experience in patent application, preparation, and prosecution, in the U.S. and overseas. Karen has also prepared patentability, invalidity, infringement/non-infringement, and freedom-to-operate opinions, particularly in the area of Abbreviated New Drug Application certifications. Additionally, Karen has extensive experience in patent searching as well as assisting clients to develop a proactive patent strategy for their products. Prior to practicing patent law, Karen was an assistant professor of biochemistry at the University of Connecticut Health Center.

Experience Highlights

Counsel, Cantor Colburn, 2015-present

Associate, Cantor Colburn, 2009-2014

Patent Agent, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2001-2009

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 1995-2001

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American Chemical Society

AAAS

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)