General Counsel, HR Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Adjunct Professor of Law
MA, University of London, Kings College, UK; Diploma, The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK; J.D., American
Ann McGeehan is an international patent, trademark and copyright attorney with significant expertise in software, sourcing and global procurement transactions. She has served as General...Continue Reading
Ann McGeehan is an international patent, trademark and copyright attorney with significant expertise in software, sourcing and global procurement transactions. She has served as General Counsel for both private and publicly held companies in Europe and the United States. She currently serves as General Counsel at HR Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and is a member of HR Pharmaceuticals, Inc.´s executive management and leadership team. Professor McGeehan´s responsibilities include the strategic oversight of legal and regulatory affairs, IT, pharmaceutical licensing, corporate alliances, co-development, co-marketing, and global partnering and technology transactions. She is adept at master corporate contract negotiations, patent and trademark litigation, collaborative research deals and has successfully negotiated CRADAs and a vast amount of University licensing in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, biomedical and life sciences fields. Her functions further include oversight of public affairs, government relations, corporate compliance and advocacy. Professor McGeehan holds a Bachelor´s degree in the English Honors Program from the University of Pennsylvania, with a second degree in Chemistry. She attained a Masters Degree (MA) from the University of London, King´s College, a post graduate Diploma in the History of Art from The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, and a Juris Doctor (JD) from American University's Washington College of Law, in the District of Columbia. Professor McGeehan is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. As a Spanish American citizen and global life sciences lawyer, Professor McGeehan's work includes protecting and enforcing IP rights for pharmaceutical and biotechnology multinationals. Professor McGeehan´s strength lies in her versatility, handling diverse, highly complex international portfolios in the health and life sciences industries.