David S. Surry, Ph.D.

Associate
Surry David

Dr. David Surry prepares and prosecutes patent applications and has experience in patent litigation, opinion work and due diligence investigations. David has worked in a wide variety of technical fields including pharmaceuticals, catalysts, adhesives, roofing products, tires, catalytic convertors and polymers.

Prior to his legal career David held a research fellowship from the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His work focused on the development of novel metal-based catalysts with applications relating to pharmaceuticals and organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs). He has published over a dozen papers in peer-reviewed journals and these have garnered thousands of citations in the scientific literature. David has presented his research at international conferences and is a named inventor on a U.S. patent.

Experience

Representative Clients

  • Akros Pharma
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • GAF
  • Gilead
  • Japan Tobacco
  • Michelin
  • Novartis
  • Ortloff Engineers
  • Otsuka Pharmaceuticals

Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. cum laude New York University 2014
  • Ph.D. Organic Chemistry Cambridge University 2006
  • M.Sci. Natural Sciences First Class Honors Cambridge University 2002

Bar Admissions

  • New York 2015
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 2011