2017 Lecture Series: SAVE THE DATE
Please join us February 22, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm for our first lecture of 2017. Come meet Attorney Julie K. O'Neill from Bowditch & Dewey, LLP and Attorney Sanjeev Mahanta, Ph.D. from Posternak, Blankstein & Lund LLP. (Snow Date: March 08, 2017)
- 6:30-7 Networking, Wine & Cheese
- 7-7:45 Speakers
- 7:45-8 Meet and Greet with Speakers & Networking
Julie O'Neill - www.bowditch.com
Julie O'Neill focuses her practice on business, corporate and securities law, counseling individuals and entities on a wide variety of transactional matters. Julie regularly handles corporate matters including entity formation, stock and asset acquisitions, private placements and other financings, limited liability company operating agreements and shareholders' agreements, mergers, recapitalizations, secured transactions, employment issues, licensing arrangements, general contract matters and trademark and copyright registrations.
Julie's practice focuses largely on startup businesses, helping entrepreneurs in selecting the right legal structures for their businesses, securing debt and equity financing, and handling ongoing operational matters. She has represented many clients from the formation stage through multiple rounds of financings and finally to liquidity events.
Sanjeev Mahanta, Ph.D. - www.pbl.com
Sanjeev is a member of the firm's Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Group. His practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting U.S. and international patent applications. He is also experienced in related matters such as preparing opinions for freedom-to-operate and invalidity, and IP licensing. Sanjeev provides service to both small and large companies and academic institutions.
Sanjeev practices in a wide variety of technology areas including biotechnology, microbiology, immunology, chemistry, materials science, nanotechnology, drug delivery, and diagnostics.
Prior to joining the law profession, Sanjeev was Director of Research in a Biotechnology company focused on developing cancer therapeutics. Previously, Sanjeev had carried out postdoctoral research in molecular biology at Harvard University and at the New York University Medical Center.