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Courtenay Brinckerhoff
Courtenay Brinckerhoff is a partner in Foley’s Washington, D.C. office of Foley. She is chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Policies and Procedures Committee, immediate past vice chair of the firm’s Chemical, Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Practice, and a member of the firm’s Life Sciences Industry Team. She also is involved with Foley’s PTAB Trials group. Her practice focuses on client counseling in all aspects of obtaining, licensing, and enforcing patents and conducting freedom-to-operate and due diligence investigations.

Ms. Brinckerhoff has represented clients before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. She works with clients in diverse industries, including pharmaceuticals (chemical and biotechnological), human and animal food products, nutraceuticals, and medical devices. For her work on this blog she received a 2018 Go-To Thought Leadership Award from National Law Review and Readers’ Choice 2018 award from JDSupra®.