November 3-10, 2022
Hero background

Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP

Stephanie Schonewald

Stephanie Schonewald

Life Sciences 2022, a part of the IPWatchdog Masters™ series, is made possible through the support of our partners, and our major partner for this event is Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP. Choate has been trusted for decades to serve leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies such as Alnylam, Biogen, Celgene, Editas, Gilead, Ginkgo Bioworks, Momenta and WAVE,  as well as entrepreneurial life sciences investors like Bain Capital Life Sciences, Deerfield Capital, Flagship Pioneering and Third Rock Ventures.

This event is co-chaired by Stephanie Schonewald, a partner with Choate who counsels biotech and pharmaceutical companies on the strategic development of patent portfolios, patent prosecution, and post-grant patent challenges. Also speaking at the event from Choate will be Sophie Wang and Cecilia Vega. Sophie represents biotech, pharmaceutical, and technology companies in complex and high stakes disputes, including at the PTAB. Cecilia’s practice involves providing insights and advice on commercial contracts, joint ventures, and M&A transactions.