Rob Shereda is a registered U.S. Patent Agent who is skilled in supporting and protecting scientific innovation through the patent prosecution process. With deep roots in academia and real-world experience in the biotech industry, Rob has a knack for asking the right questions to gain a deeper understanding of biological and chemical innovations and discoveries.
A biochemist by training and prolific published academic writer, Rob works with inventors to provide high-quality patent applications related to small molecule pharmaceuticals and compositions, inorganic chemistry, biological therapeutics, and medical devices.
Clients and colleagues alike appreciate the unique insights and problem-solving abilities Rob brings to every matter in which he is involved. He conducts patentability and freedom-to-operate searches and analyses, and clearly communicates results to stakeholders.
In addition, Rob monitors competitor patent activity and proposes invalidity and noninfringement positions as needed. Dedicated to designing actionable solutions regarding portfolio development and filing strategy, Rob is also well-versed in communicating with and coordinating matter constituents and stakeholders, such as inventors, licensees and patent attorneys, including foreign counsel.
Drawing on his near decade of lab-based research experience and keen interest in learning about new trends and scientific breakthroughs, Rob’s curious nature aids him in delivering forward-thinking solutions to problems that are not easily overcome.