• Profile
Chuan Gao focuses her practice on the prosecution of biotechnology patents. She assists clients with patent portfolio management, U.S. and foreign patent prosecution, licensing, due diligence reviews, freedom to operate analyses, as well as validity and infringement opinions.


  • University of Texas School of Law, J.D. (2001)
    with honors
  • University of Texas, Ph.D., Molecular Biology (1999)
  • University of Texas, M.S., Molecular Biology (1995)
  • Fudan University, Shanghai, China, B.S., Biochemistry (1989)

Bar Admissions

  • California (2002)


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2003)

Who We Are

Two Embarcadero Center, Suite 1900
San Francisco, CA, 94111
t +1 415.576.0200
f +1 415.576.0300