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Michelle E. Dawson Joins Intellectual Property Department at Winthrop & Weinstine

. Michelle E. Dawson has joined the Intellectual Property department at Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A. She is a member of the Patent Law & Prosecution, Intellectual Property Litigation, Intellectual Property, and Patent Litigation practice groups. She previously practiced at the international law firm of Dorsey & Whitney LLP.

Ms. Dawson provides a wide range of patent expertise and services, including patent prosecution, patent litigation, patent licensing, and patent-related corporate deal work. She has worked with clients in a number of different industries and has developed expertise through multiple patent office proceedings, including reexaminations, reissues, and accelerated examinations.

Prior to her legal career, she worked in research compliance and the Office of Regulatory Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

Ms. Dawson received her J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School, magna cum laude. She is currently an M.S. candidate in Health Services Research Policy and Administration from the University of Minnesota and she received her B.A. in English, Latin & Biology from the University of Minnesota.

About Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.
Winthrop & Weinstine is an exciting, dynamic corporate business and commercial litigation law firm focused on building strong client relationships through shared values and commitment to excellence. In the past few years, the Winthrop & Weinstine has been hiring Minnesota patent attorneys for its Intellectual Property practice.

A “Top 10 Law Firm” in Minnesota, with 102 attorneys in over 25 practice areas, the firm’s clients experience responsive, service-driven attorneys who passionately champion client issues, using innovation rather than outmoded tradition and creativity rather than standard formulas. The firm enjoys steady growth by meeting the diverse needs of its clients from individuals and emerging-growth businesses to Fortune 500 companies in an impressive array of industries throughout Minnesota, nationally and internationally.
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