Partner, Intellectual Property and Life Sciences Practices
Cindy is an intellectual property and biotech/life sciences partner with 15+ years of experience in protecting, managing, and enforcing global IP rights and providing outside general counsel support for multinational clients in biotech and high-tech industries. Cindy currently serves as General Counsel for PsychoGenics Inc., the leading AI-based drug discovery company for CNS therapeutic indications. She also previously worked for The Coca-Cola Company, managing its global patent portfolio covering packaging, sweeteners, and vending machines, and supporting Coke’s external technology M&As. Prior to law school, she worked at BP Solar (optimizing solar panel production), Nuclear Regulatory Commission (on the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste disposal project), NIH, and Walter Reed research labs. She earned her JD cum laude from Georgetown Law and BS summa cum laude in Chemical Engineering from the University of Maryland College Park.