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Pharma patent attorney

  1. Aug 12, 2016 #1
    I have a thesis Masters in Pharmacology (4 publications) with 2 years of industry experience ( Pfizer ). I am planning to get a JD degree. I read everywhere that a phd is needed for practicing as a patent attorney in biology field. Would I be marketable without a phd, considering my background? I don't want to invest all the time and money in JD if phd is what is needed.
     
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  3. Aug 12, 2016 #2
    OK, so you already have good qualifications in the relevant science, experience in industry, and aim to obtain qualifications in law as well.
    I think that should be marketable alright, but remember it's your turn to put the coffee machine on sometimes too.
     
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