Emily R. Whelan

Ms. Whelan's practice includes patent prosecution, litigation and counseling in the fields of chemistry, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. Her experience includes patent strategy across the spectrum from obtaining patent protection and portfolio management, to analysis of the competitive landscape and IP due diligence, to pre-litigation investigation and litigation, as well as reexamination.

Practice highlights include being part of teams involved in:

Representing innovator pharmaceutical companies in ANDA patent infringement litigations including pharmaceutical formulation and method of treatment patents;
Managing patent portfolios including small molecules, pharmaceutical formulations and treatment methods for pharmaceutical companies;
Patent prosecution and reexamination of patents in chemical technologies, including new battery materials;
IP due diligence and analysis of competitor patents in pharmaceutical, medical device, and food industries.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Intellectual Property, 2) Patent and 3) Post-Grant Patent Proceedings
Law School Harvard Law School, J.D.
Admitted Year 1997
Education Cornell University, A.B.
Bar Member / Association Massachusetts State Bar Association
Most recent firm WilmerHale
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.