Friedrich Laub, Ph.D., is an associate at Kenyon. He first joined the firm as a Patent Agent and Legal Intern in 2007 while pursuing his J.D. degree at New York Law School. His practice focuses primarily on client counseling, opinion writing and due diligence work in the biological, biochemical and life science arts. Additionally, he is also involved with patent prosecution and litigation in these areas.
Prior to joining Kenyon, Dr. Laub conducted patentability searches and wrote PCT opinions and search reports for a Chicago law firm.
Before entering the patent law field, Dr. Laub worked at the Japanese National Cancer Center in Tokyo, Japan, and at the Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell Medical Center in New York. He also worked briefly at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, New Jersey as an Adjunct Assistant Professor. He has experience in, and has authored publications on, a wide variety of areas, including neuroscience, developmental biology, genetics, and immunology.
Dr. Laub received his M.S. and Doctoral degree in Molecular Biology from the Free University Berlin, Germany. He was awarded scholarships from the German Academic Exchange Service and the Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz Foundation to conduct his graduate school research at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.