Mike Hogan is a principal in Offit Kurman’s Philadelphia office and a member of the firms’ Intellectual Property Group. He practices intellectual property litigation and concentrates on complex patent litigation, primarily in the pharmaceutical and life science areas. Mike’s litigation experience has spanned other technology areas including biotechnology, medical and mechanical devices, and consumer electronics. He has also litigated design patent, trade secret, and copyright cases. Mike’s practice incorporates non-litigation components, including freedom to operate, patent analysis and complex opinion work, all facilitated by bringing a litigation perspective to such patent scope, validity, and prosecution matters. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Mike spent several years in the pharmaceutical industry as a medicinal chemist performing synthetic organic chemistry in drug discovery. Mike’s professional scientific background provides a unique, practical viewpoint which he brings to bear on behalf of his clients to achieve business-focused solutions.