Lisa M. W. Hillman is a partner with McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP. Dr. Hillman has more than 18 years’ experience in intellectual property law, including domestic and foreign patent procurement and portfolio management, interference practice, client counseling on validity, infringement, freedom-to-operate, due diligence review, and patent strategy matters. Dr. Hillman has broad experience in patent procurement and portfolio management in the areas of molecular biology, microbiology, human and animal diagnostics, siRNA technologies, liposomes, biosensors, tissue scaffolds, agriculture, orthobiologics, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals. She represents small and large biotechnology, pharmaceutical and diagnostic companies, as well as university clients and start-ups. Dr. Hillman resides in the Boston area.