Andrew Laughlin

Andrew Laughlin

Patent Portfolio Manager

Andrew Laughlin helps manage all aspects of patent strategy and patent preparation and prosecution for chemistry and life science related technologies. As part of the Center for Commercialization (C4C) team, Andrew works closely with UW researchers, C4C technology and licensing managers, and outside counsel to obtain solid patent protection for UW technologies. Prior to joining C4C, Andrew was a legal extern at Seattle Biomedical Research Institute assisting in patent prosecution, licensing, and regulatory compliance for clinical trials.

Andrew earned his B.S. and M.S. in Chemistry from the UW. Andrew also earned a J.D. from Seattle University School of Law and is licensed to practice law in Washington State. His graduate research focused on polymer and quantum dot based photovoltaic materials.