Dawn H. Dawson

As a partner in the Intellectual Property Department in the Chicago office, Dawn H. Dawson has worked on complex commercial cases involving patent, trade secret, antitrust, trademark, copyright and related matters. Prior to joining Kirkland & Ellis, Dawn was the Technology Transfer Administrator at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital where she drafted and negotiated contracts for the protection and commercialization of intellectual property developed there. Dawn had previously worked in St. Jude's Immunology Department where she assisted in a project to develop a polyvalent vaccine to the HIV virus. Dawn authored the article, Supreme Court Reaffirms the Broad Scope of Patentable Subject Matter, which appeared in the Spring 2002 issue of the K&E intellectual property publication, Biotech Update.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Intellectual Property, 2) Biotechnology, 3) Pharmaceutical & Life Science, 4) Information Technology Transactions, 5) Internet & E-Commerce, 6) Outsourcing and 7) Patent Infringement Litigation
Law School University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 2001, summa cum laude
Education University of Memphis, B.S., Biology, 1994, summa cum laude
Bar Member / Association State bar of Illinois
Most recent firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Relevant Jobs
Trademark Paralegal
USA-IL-Chicago

Michael Best & Friedrich has an opportunity for an Intellectual Property Paralegal / Administrator in its Chicago, Milwaukee, or Madison office. The IP Paralegal/Administrator will work closely with a...

Apply now

Legal Counsel Iii
USA-IL-Chicago

Legal Counsel III The candidate will support continued dynamic growth in Cloud Computing and Data Cloud services. As an individual contributor in the North America Commercial Team, will join a colla...

Apply now

Intellectual Property Associate Attorney
USA-IL-Chicago

Intellectual Property Associate Attorney The candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree or advanced degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry and related fields is preferred, with experien...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
Coleen M. Meehan
Coleen M. Meehan

Coleen M. Meehan is a partner and trial lawyer in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice, resident in the Philadelphia office.

David W. Marston Jr
David W. Marston Jr

David W. Marston, Jr. is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Intellectual Property and Litigation practices and is a member of the firm's Class Action Working Group. He handles all aspects of litigation from inception through trial and post-trial appeals.

Eric Kraeutler
Eric Kraeutler

Eric Kraeutler is the leader of Morgan Lewis's Philadelphia Litigation Practice. His practice focuses on trials and appeals involving complex commercial, intellectual property, and white collar criminal matters.