Taft Stettinius & Hollister is pleased to announce Jaimin Shah has joined the firm’s Chicago office as an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice. Shah focuses on patent litigation and counseling related to pharmaceuticals and biosimilars. Taft’s Chicago office has added more than 20 attorneys so far this year.
Prior to attending law school, Shah worked at a large India-based generic pharmaceuticals company. As a manager in the company’s Intellectual Property Cell, he gained first-hand knowledge in patent litigation strategy and the business realities that inform business and legal decisions. Before joining Taft, Shah was an associate at Schiff Hardin LLP, where he focused primarily on Hatch-Waxman matters.
Shah received his J.D. from The John Marshall Law School, a B.Sc. in biochemistry from St. Xavier’s College and an M.Sc. in biotechnology from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. He served as a judicial extern for the Hon. James F. Holderman and the Hon. Virginia M. Kendall in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.