Andrea L.C. Reid counsels established and startup clients in all sectors of the biotech and pharmaceutical industries on developing IP issues, policies, patent portfolio management and filing strategies at all phases of the business cycle. Reid’s ability to develop IP strategies for startup clients has resulted in more than $8 billion in acquisition and investor/partner funding. She has more than 30 years of extensive experience in all areas of drug discovery through drug development. She draws on this experience when prosecuting patent applications and preparing patentability, validity and infringement opinions involving active pharmaceutical ingredients, manufacturing syntheses and formulations.