Prior to joining Bold Patents IP, Tom held positions in law firms, corporations, and technology transfer. His in-house counsel experience includes attorney positions in the pharmaceutical, orthopedic medical device, and nutraceutical industries.
Tom’s scientific background includes positions as a postdoctoral scientist at Scriptgen Pharmaceuticals and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute/University of Arizona. He has co-authored numerous scientific publications in the fields of molecular biology and biochemistry.
Tom received his J.D. with honors from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law; Ph.D. in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from Indiana University, and his B.S. in Chemistry/Biology from Western Washington University. Tom is admitted to the Indiana State Bar and registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.