Taft Stettinius & Hollister is pleased to announce that Roshan P. Shrestha, Ph.D. has been named one of the “40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch” for 2016 by Law Bulletin, publishers of Chicago Lawyer magazine and the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Shrestha, an associate in the Intellectual Property and Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences Litigation groups, was selected from more than 1,300 nominations from across the state. This honor is bestowed on less than 1% of all attorneys in Illinois and is based on peer and client recommendations, as well as the attorney’s track record as a law professional. View his profile here.
“Roshan is an exceptional attorney. He’s a real asset to the group and we’re thrilled to see him establish himself as a leader in the legal community,” said Stephen R. Auten, chair of Taft’s Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences Litigation group.
Shrestha focuses his practice on all aspects of intellectual property law, including patent litigation, prosecution and opinion work in the chemical, pharmaceutical and electronic material arts. He has a broad scope of pharmaceutical and life sciences capabilities, including Hatch-Waxman litigation and inter partes review proceedings at the USPTO. Before practicing law, Shrestha was a research scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, where his investigation on materials for hydrogen storage technology received several patents.