Deping Chai focuses his practice on prosecuting patent applications in the life sciences, chemistry, and materials science industries. He counsels clients on international patent prosecution, due diligence, invalidity, and freedom to operate opinions. Deping also advises clients on clinical service agreements and sales contracts.
Drawing on his technical background in chemistry and about 10 years of research experience in a leading pharmaceutical company, Deping helps clients secure and leverage patents for a wide variety of technologies, including small molecule drugs, formulations, and antibodies. Pharmaceutical clients turn to Deping for patent strategy and to protect their most important and innovative assets.
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Intellectual Property, Law360 (2019)
Member, Litigation Department of the Year–Intellectual Property, The American Lawyer (2019)
Member, The Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Pennsylvania
Board member, World Association of Chinese Technology Managers