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Charles G. Minkoff, Ph.D.

Charles G. Minkoff, Ph.D.

Practice Group Attorney

Charles G. Minkoff, Ph.D. is a Practice Group Attorney in the Intellectual Property & Technology Practice of the Firm’s New York Office. Charles focuses his practice on complex patent litigation in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, including Hatch-Waxman litigation. He has wide-ranging experience litigating complex pharmaceutical and drug-delivery technologies, including anti-retrovirals, anti-emetics, sustained-release formulations, inhaled corticosteroids, and metered-valve inhaler technologies. He has broad experience counseling clients on a wide range of intellectual property law matters, including freedom-to-operate, patent prosecution, and intellectual property portfolio development, acquisition, and monetization strategies. In addition, he has counseled clients ranging from startups to late-stage multinationals in a variety of industries including software, electronics, consumer products, fashion, and cosmetics. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Charles founded his own law firm, where he advised venture capitalists and early-stage startups on intellectual property matters. Charles has a Ph.D. in cellular biology and, prior to practicing law, was a research scientist.


  • Patent litigation
  • ANDA Hatch-Waxman litigation



  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Shirish Shenolikar, Ph.D., Duke University Medical Center, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, 1998-2000


  • 法務博士, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2003
    • Concentration in Intellectual Property & Communications Law
    • Patent Co-Chair, Intellectual Property Law Society
    • Member, Public Interest Law Students Association
  • Ph.D., Cell Biology, Duke University, 1997
  • 学士号, University of Vermont, 1991
  • 米国 ニューヨーク州
  • Massachusetts
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office