Roger Kuan focuses his practice on intellectual property procurement/portfolio management, IP transactions and strategic IP counseling for clients in the personalized/precision medicine (e.g., genomic sequencing platforms, computational genomics/bioinformatics, molecular diagnostics, etc.), digital health, life sciences tooling (e.g., biomanufacturing, analytical instrumentation, flow cytometry, etc.), medical device and chemical industries. He has extensive experience in intellectual property strategy and management, preparation and prosecution (utility/design patents, trademarks and trade dress), counseling and litigation, licensing and technology transactions, freedom-to-operate clearances, monetization, IP due diligence, IP risk recognition and mitigation, and dispute resolution.

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  • The Legal 500 US 2019


Santa Clara University School of Law, JD, 2004
California Polytechnic State University, MS, Environmental Engineering (biochemical engineering emphasis), with honors, 1999
University of California – Davis, BS, Toxicology, 1995


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Roger Kuan

Insights & Events / Media

San Francisco, CA / McDermott Event / July 18, 2019

New York, NY / Speaking Engagements / May 21, 2019

South San Francisco, California / Speaking Engagements / November 1, 2018

Webcast / Speaking Engagements / September 19, 2018

San Francisco, California / Speaking Engagements / August 16-17, 2018

Boston, Massachusetts / Speaking Engagements / June 4, 2018