ADDA C. GOGORIS specializes in global patent portfolio strategy‚ counseling‚ infringement and validity opinions‚ including opinions for Paragraph IV certifications as well as pre-assertion opinions. She is frequently involved in reissue‚ reexamination and interference proceedings and works alongside local counsel on opposition matters in Europe‚ Australia and Japan. Ms. Gogoris also has considerable experience in due diligence investigations. She has worked on biotechnology-related matters since 1981 and since then has been handling intellectual property issues for biotech companies based in the United States as well as abroad. Ms. Gogoris has represented a broad range of U.S. and international clients including from startups to Fortune 50 companies, in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals (both innovative and generic), food and alternative energy. Ms. Gogoris is an active member of many professional organizations including AIPLA, NYIPLA and AUTM, and a member of the Patents Committee of the NY City Bar Association. Ms. Gogoris also writes and speaks frequently on various intellectual property topics.