Mark Rubinshtein’s practice focuses on patent litigation and prosecution for clients in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries.
Dr. Rubinshtein earned his J.D. at University of San Diego School of Law. Prior to law school, Dr. Rubinshtein obtained a B.A. in chemistry and M.S. in chemical engineering from Columbia University and completed his Ph.D. in organic chemistry in 2011 at UC San Diego. His graduate work focused on developing targeted small molecule therapeutics for Alzheimer’s disease and on devising synthetic methods for the preparation of side-chain functionalized biodegradable and biocompatible polymers.
Dr. Rubinshtein joined the firm in 2016.
University of San Diego School of Law (USD), J.D.
University of California – San Diego, Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, Thesis Ttitle: Synthesis and applications of side chain-functionalized polylactic acid-based polymers and studies toward a chemical method to degrade Alzheimer’s disease-related beta-amyloid peptides.
Columbia University, M.S., Chemical Engineering
Columbia University, B.A., Chemistry
State Bar of California
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Aesthetic & Cosmetic Biotechnology
CBD & Legal Cannabis
Chemical, Industrial & Materials
Cosmetics & Personal Care Products
Consumer Products & Services
Aesthetics & Personal Care Products
Food & Beverage
Medical Devices & Procedures
Biocompatible Polymers & Coatings
Global Portfolio Management
IP Transactions and Agreements
Patent Strategy & Prosecution
U.S. Patent Prosecution
San Diego Intellectual Property Law Association