Overview

Ashley Cade is an intellectual property litigation associate, whose work focuses on patent litigation. She holds degrees in chemistry and biochemistry, and routinely works on life sciences matters involving small molecules, pharmaceutical compositions and biologics. Ashley has experience in all stages of litigation, including pre-suit analysis, patent dance proceedings, preparing and defending witnesses for deposition, motion practice, as well as trial and post-trial briefing. Ashley also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kara F. Stoll at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and is currently teaching a course on the Federal Circuit with Judge Stoll at The George Washington University Law School.

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Thought Leadership

Co-Author, “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,” The American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal, 2018.

Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021, District of Columbia
  • 2019, New York
  • Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office

Courts

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

Education

  • 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