Eckert Seamans welcomes Francine F. Li to Philadelphia office and Intellectual Property Group
June 6, 2018
Eckert Seamans is pleased to welcome associate Francine F. Li, Ph.D., to the firm’s Philadelphia office and Intellectual Property Group. Li represents clients on a wide range of patent matters including patent prosecution, client counseling, and patent litigation.
Li joins Eckert Seamans from Blank Rome LLP. Prior to practicing law, Li was a researcher for nearly a decade in the pharmaceutical industry in the areas of drug discovery and development. Her technical background also spans the fields of chemicals, materials, laboratory automation, and process development and optimization.
Li earned her Ph.D. in chemistry from Carnegie Mellon University in 1998, her J.D. from Villanova University School of Law in 2010, and her B.S. from East China University of Science and Technology. She is a member of the American Chemical Society, American Intellectual Property Law Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, and Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association.