Christina Thomson, M.S., J.D., Principal Attorney & Founder
Christina Thomson has been registered to practice with the USPTO since 1998, is licensed to practice law in both California and Washington, and previously served as a legal executive for both public and private companies. Her experience working as a member of management teams “in-house” provided her with an exceptional client-perspective. Christina has an M.S. degree, completed the coursework for a Molecular Biology Ph.D and has a minor in Chemistry. She has extensive experience with intellectual property transactions and has represented companies in a variety of negotiations opposite partners such as Bayer AG, Novartis, Genzyme, Sanochemia and Baxter. Christina handles patents in the fields of life sciences, nutraceuticals and medical/mechanical devices. She previously served on the Board of Directors of the Technology Alliance Group for Northwest Washington (TAG) and as an in-kind sponsor for the Bellingham Angel Investors. Previously, Christina worked as a scientist at Myriad Genetic Laboratories and she trained as a patent attorney at a top-rated patent firm, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP.