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Michael McGurk has Joined Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds as a Senior Counsel

August 31, 2023

Leading intellectual property law firm Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds is pleased to announce that Michael McGurk has joined the firm as a Senior Counsel. His practice focuses on biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, medical devices, mechanical technologies, green energy, materials science, satellite technology, and fiber optics.

Mike has over 32 years of experience in all aspects of patent law. Working with clients ranging from small startups to large Fortune 100 companies, he counsels due diligence matters, opinions, patent prosecution, global portfolio development, licensing matters, and other adversarial proceedings, including litigation, interferences, and AIA post-grant proceedings (PGR/IPR).

Mark Solomon, President and Principal at Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds stated, “Mike has been a leader in the Boston IP community and beyond for years. Many of us have been colleagues with Mike in the context of professional organizations and have always thought highly of him. We are proud that Mike is bringing his expertise and law practice to our firm.”

Mike is currently involved with Clean Energy Venture Group (CEVG) and is a Co-Founder and former Chief Legal Officer of Arete Discoveries, Inc., a biotech research discovery firm formed to develop treatments to stop the progression of autoimmune diseases, such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Mike is a graduate of George Washington University National Law Center. His education also includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Delaware.

Hamilton, Brook, Smith & Reynolds, P.C. is among New England’s largest law firms devoted to the practice of intellectual property law. The firm specializes in patents, trademarks, intellectual property litigation, copyrights, licensing, due diligence, opinions, trade secrets, and intellectual property counseling. The firm’s legal staff provides extensive scientific and technical expertise in biotechnology, chemistry, computer hardware and software, telecommunications, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, physics, optics, nanotechnology, and electrical, chemical and mechanical engineering.