Kathleen M. Pointon is an intellectual property attorney with a background in the life sciences. Kathleen received a Bachelor of Science in neuroscience from the University of Pittsburgh, where she worked as a research assistant in the departments of neuroscience and neurology. During her time as a research assistant, Kathleen helped develop treatment medications and testing techniques for neuromuscular diseases, as well as examined improvement rates at both the physical and molecular levels.
Kathleen received her J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Before joining The Webb Law Firm as an associate, Kathleen worked for Webb as a summer associate.
Registered Patent Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2018 J.D.
Class President, Pitt Law Women’s Association
Staff Editor, Pitt Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law
University of Pittsburgh Student Intellectual Property Law Association
University of Pittsburgh, 2012 B.S.
Major: Neuroscience; minor: Chemistry
Certificate in Conceptual Foundations of Medicine
Professional Associations and Memberships
Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association
Allegheny County Bar Association
Summer Associate, The Webb Law Firm, May 2016-August 2018
Certified Legal Intern, University of Pittsburgh Environmental Law Clinic, January 2018-August 2018