Fish & Richardson Welcomes Dr. Andrea Dorigo

Fish & Richardson is pleased to announce that Dr. Andrea Dorigo has joined the firm's Southern California office, based in San Diego, as of counsel. Prior to joining Fish, Dorigo was senior director of intellectual property at Arena Pharmaceuticals.

Dorigo has a background in chemical/pharmaceutical arts, as well as more than 15 years of experience in both patent-related aspects and transactional aspects of intellectual property. He also has extensive experience in various aspects of licensing agreements, including due diligence analysis of licensor patents and negotiations of key IP provisions.

Dorigo received his J.D., cum laude, from New York University School of Law and his Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is admitted to practice in California, New York and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.