Lunch & Learn: Building an IP Strategy to Get Funded

Maysam Pessian will provide insight into many aspects of patent portfolios investors are looking for.

WSGR attorney Maysam Pessian has represented the IP strategies of many start-ups that have received institutional investment. He will provide several aspects of patent portfolios investors pay special attention to when seeking their next investment—particularly in the therapeutics and biotech space. He will also discuss how to best address these areas when building a company.

Lunch will be provided for all in-person attendees.


In-person: $10

Virtual: $0


The in-person event will take place at:

University Lab Partners, 5270 California Ave, Suite 300, Irvine, CA 92617.

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Event Speaker

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Maysam Pessian

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Maysam Pessian is an Associate in the San Diego office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. His practice focuses on patent prosecution and intellectual property counseling, serving clients in a wide range of technology fields, including the pharmaceuticals and biotechnology industries.

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Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati's legacy closely traces the birth and evolution of Silicon Valley.

For more than six decades, the firm has represented the technology pioneers associated with virtually every milestone innovation.

Today, Wilson Sonsini is synonymous with ushering promising and innovative technology and life sciences companies through their business life cycle.

And as our clients have grown, so has our firm. We now represent many of the largest companies in the world—and thousands of the smallest ones, too.

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