This month, IP Law360 debuts a new article series — Voices of the Bar — featuring concise and timely commentary from leading experts in the field of intellectual property law.
With nearly 300 intellectual property experts vying for only 50 spots on the panel, the selection process was anything but easy. The following panelists — selected for their expertise and thought leadership — will tackle the hottest issues in IP law, ranging from patent to soft IP to trade secrets.
Barry J. Schindler has more than 25 years of legal experience in all aspects of pharmaceutical and chemical patent prosecution, representing numerous major pharmaceutical and chemical companies regarding patents relating to small molecules and synthetic compounds. He was a chemical engineer with Fortune 100 companies, including Unilever PLC, for seven years prior to law school and has technical experience managing process control systems and serving as a project leader and plant manager for numerous manufacturing facilities. Schindler, who is based in Greenberg Traurig LLP's Florham Park, New Jersey, and New York offices, is now co-chairman of the firm's global patent prosecution group.