Susan C. Kelly

Life Sciences
Patents
Associate

B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry; Ph.D. Chemistry; US Patent Agent

With a B.Sc. in chemistry from University College Cork and a doctorate in biosensors from University College Cork; Susan specialises in the fields of pharmaceutical and biotechnological sciences. After completing her Ph.D., Susan conducted her postdoctoral research at the Tyndall Institute (formerly NMRC), Cork in the area of electrochemistry.

Prior to joining FRKelly, Susan spent over ten years working as a US Patent Agent in Massachusetts. During this time Susan worked at intellectual property law firms, as well as working as an in house Patent Agent with a pharmaceuticals company.

Susan has experience in working with clients ranging in size from individual inventors, university spin-out companies to major multinational companies, in various areas of Life Science including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, immunology, virology, microbiology, diagnostic assays and food science technologies.

Susan is strategically focused with diverse experience and knowledge in utilizing intellectual property to protect corporate assets. Susan has broad-based and extensive intellectual property experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology areas, with in-depth knowledge of pharmaceutical related patent matters.

Susan is based in our Dublin office.