Lindsey Wanner, a counsel in the firm’s Litigation Department, focuses her practice primarily on strategic patent counseling regarding patent infringement, patent validity and enforceability in the area of life sciences.

Ms. Wanner advises clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries on a variety of intellectual property issues. In particular, she prepares invalidity and non-infringement opinions, undertakes freedom to operate studies, and performs intellectual property due diligence and risk assessment.





Ms. Wanner’s IP due diligence experience includes:

  • Representation of Teva Pharmaceuticals in connection with a global collaboration with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals to develop fasinumab.
  • Representation of Teva Pharmaceuticals in connection with the acquisitions of Auspex Pharmaceuticals and Labrys Biologics.
  • Representation of Hillhouse Capital in connection with investments in Gossamer Bio and Omniome.
  • Representation of underwriters during initial public offerings and follow-on offerings for Viking Therapeutics, Cerus Corporation, Zogenix, Conatus Pharmaceuticals, Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, and Innocoll.
Professional Activities

Ms. Wanner is a member of the California and New York State Bar Associations, the Bar Association of San Francisco and the American Intellectual Property Law Association.

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J.D., 2004
Boston College Law School
B.S., Biology & Environmental Studies, 2001
Tufts University

(magna cum laude)



New York
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
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