Patrick Nyman is an associate who represents clients, including those in the life sciences industry, in intellectual property rights. He has worked in various intellectual property matters, including patent prosecution, litigation and due diligence. Dr. Nyman is registered with the US Patent and Trademark Office as a patent practitioner.

Prior to attending Georgetown University Law Center, Dr. Nyman earned his PhD at the McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he studied HPV and its role in causing head and neck cancers. He began his career at WilmerHale as a summer associate in 2020.

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  • Education

    • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 2021

      magna cum laude

      Executive Online Editor for Content, The Georgetown Law Journal, Order of the Coif, The Leon Robbin Patent Award

    • PhD, Cancer Biology, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2017

    • BA, Biochemistry and Music Performance, Case Western Reserve University, 2010

      magna cum laude

      Phi Beta Kappa, Merton F. Utter Prize for biochemistry

  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • Maryland

    • US Patent and Trademark Office



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