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Matthew Bresnahan, J.D.


Matt Bresnahan is a partner in the San Diego and Los Angeles offices of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he has focused his practice for the past seventeen years on establishing and building biotech companies.  Matt leads the firm’s Southern California patent practice, which is composed of more than 50 life sciences patents attorneys and agents with a strong emphasis on therapeutics and other biotechnologies.  Matt’s training is in all aspects of intellectual property, including strategic patent counseling, patent prosecution, licensing, and litigation. Matt is primary outside IP counsel to more than 75 life sciences companies within the biotechnology, therapeutic, genomics, and medical device fields in Southern California.