Meredith A. Miller

Biography

Meredith’s practice focuses on patent procurement and portfolio development for inventions relating to biotechnology, the life sciences, and chemistry. Her experience includes patent application preparation, due diligence, patentability opinions, freedom-to-operate opinions, patent prosecution, post-grant review, and other related issues. She has worked on patents in a variety of technological areas including immunology, biochemistry, biomedical devices, cell biology, genetics, bioinformatics, pharmaceuticals, and chemical engineering.

She received her J.D. from Fordham University, has a master’s degree in biotechnology, and a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. Prior to practicing law, Meredith was a researcher in the Structural Biology Program at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where she investigated the mechanisms of substrate recruitment and inhibition of mTOR. Through this research, she has been published in Nature and Cell Reports. She also conducted X-ray crystallography research in two labs at Case Western Reserve University, including work focused on the mechanism of rhodopsin in visual signaling and research into the role of Bcl-2 in mitochondria-induced cellular apoptosis.

In her free time, Meredith enjoys scuba diving and volunteers on a philanthropic cheerleading squad that supports the LGBTQIA+ community.

Education

  • Fordham University School of Law  (J.D., 2020)
  • Johns Hopkins University  (M.S., 2017)
  • Case Western Reserve University  (B.S., 2014)

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
  • Ohio

Affiliations/Memberships

  • Society of Women Engineers, South Ohio Section president
  • Cincy IP
  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association