Michael Schwartz Ph.D.


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Michael draws from his extensive research experience and multidisciplinary scientific expertise to assist clients in protecting and managing their intellectual property.

Michael’s growing practice focuses on patent prosecution in the biotechnology and life science fields. A skilled laboratory scientist by training, he led research in biochemistry and molecular biology that provided invaluable insights into protein synthesis, RNA modifications and functional RNA genomics.

Recognitions and Memberships

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable Richard G. Andrews, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware: Judicial Intern (2020)
  • BakerHostetler: Summer Associate (2019 and 2020)
  • The University of Chicago: Postdoctoral Scholar (2016 to 2017)


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Registration No. 77,118
  • Pennsylvania


  • J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 2021; Articles Editor, Villanova Law Review
  • Ph.D., Molecular Biology, University of Chicago, 2016
  • B.S., Microbiology, Cornell University, 2011