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Women Leaders in Life Sciences Law

July 25, 2024

Partner Kimberly Vines, Ph.D. will attend the Women Leaders in Life Sciences Law conference in Boston on July 25-26, 2024. This conference is dedicated to providing opportunities for networking and collaboration with 200+ women attorneys and executives from the biotech, pharmaceutical, and medical devices industries, while reviewing the latest developments and challenges in the industry.

Kimberly is a patent attorney with expertise in prosecuting U.S., foreign, and international applications in the areas of polymer and materials science; pharmaceuticals and pharmaceutical formulation; agricultural chemicals and their formulation; organometallic compounds; and biotechnology.  She practices all aspects of patent prosecution including non-infringement and invalidity opinions. Her doctoral thesis was directed to the design and synthesis of novel RXR-selective retinoids as breast cancer chemopreventive agents. Her post-doctoral research was directed to the synthesis of natural products such as Epothilone B and Pseudolaric Acid B as well as anti-malarial compounds. Prior to practicing law, she worked as a chemist at several companies in the greater Boston area.