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Intellectual Property Attorneys Jennifer Fox and Rashad Morgan Elected Shareholders at Brinks Gilson & Lione in Research Triangle Park
January 19, 2016

DURHAM, N.C.—Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the nation’s largest intellectual property law firms, has elected attorneys Jennifer Fox and Rashad L. Morgan as shareholders, effective January 2016. Both are in the firm’s offices in Research Triangle Park, N.C.

“Jennifer Fox and Rashad Morgan have stellar credentials in IP law, and excellent track records of service to our clients,” said Allen R. Baum, managing shareholder of Brinks’ Research Triangle Park office. “On behalf of our firm, I am pleased to welcome them as shareholders."

Fox focuses her practice on counseling pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in patent and related transactional matters. Both a research scientist and patent attorney, she has over 18 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Fox was selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2014. She graduated cum laude with an M.S. in molecular biology from the University of Toledo, and earned her J.D. cum laude at North Carolina Central University School of Law.

Morgan focuses his practice on patent prosecution, patent litigation, due diligence review, and opinion work in the areas of chemistry, biotechnology, and the mechanical arts. He often assists clients in securing patent protection in foreign jurisdictions in addition to the U.S., and he provides full-service counsel on legal strategies for entire patent families. He has been involved in litigations covering pharmaceuticals, medical devices, consumer products, and other technologies. In 2015, Morgan was invited to join The National Black Lawyers Top 100, a professional honorary organization composed of the top 100 black lawyers from each state. Morgan graduated magna cum laude from Florida A&M University with a B.S. in chemical engineering, and earned his J.D. cum laude from the University of Cincinnati College of Law.

The attorneys, scientific advisors and patent agents at Brinks Gilson & Lione focus their practice in the field of intellectual property. Brinks is one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S. Clients around the world use Brinks to help them protect and enforce their intellectual property rights. Brinks lawyers provide counseling in all aspects of patent, trademark, unfair competition, trade secret and copyright law. More information is at