Lee Johnson, PhD. LLB. | Partner, Patents and Innovation, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Lee is a Partner with WSGR, based in San Diego. He holds a PhD in molecular biology from the University of British Columbia, as well as law degrees from McGill University, with a license to practice in California and Quebec. Lee’s practice primarily focuses on assisting innovative growth stage companies largely in the life sciences and healthcare fields, including biologics, small molecules, and medical devices, where his ideal clients originate from an institutional spin-out and takes an initial innovation through development and into clinical trials. In addition to providing patent and IP strategy counsel, his role is also to provide general business guidance, with a large importance placed on improving company valuation through building a robust and defensible IP position.