Ashley Cade is an intellectual property litigation associate, whose work focuses on patent litigation. Ashley holds degrees in chemistry and biochemistry, and works on pharmaceutical patent cases, including pharmaceutical compositions and therapeutic antibodies. She has experience supporting teams throughout claim construction, fact discovery, and expert discovery, as well as inter partes reviews.


Thought Leadership


Implications of inter partes review proceedings on biotech/pharma litigation, Pharmaceutical Patent Analyst, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 65–70 (June 2019).

Note, Mistakes in Patent Law: Reforming the Reissue Statute in Light of Alice, 46 AIPLA Q.J. 99 (2018).


Third Place Paper, 2018 Marcus B. Finnegan Writing Competition


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted only in New York and practice is supervised by principals of the Firm
  • Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office


  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • The George Washington University Law SchoolJ.D.with Honors2018

    Executive Notes Editor, The American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal

    Pro Bono Award

  • University of Michigan-DearbornB.S., Chemistry & Biochemistrywith High Distinction2015

    Chancellor’s Scholar (Full Tuition Merit Scholarship)

    William J. Branstrom Freshman Award