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Sandra L. Applebaum, M.D., is a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice in Greenberg Traurig's New York office. With more than 17 years practicing allergy medicine as a licensed physician, she began a career in law focusing her practice on complex patient litigation. Sandra’s patent litigation experience includes pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, ANDA/ Hatch Waxman matters, consumer products, electronics and a variety of software-based technologies. While in law School, Sandra worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Claire C. Cecchi, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey whose docket included many patent cases.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Licensed Physician and Co-owner, Allergic and Asthmatic Comprehensive Care of NJ, 1997-2015
  • Research Assistant, Department of Neurobiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1988-1989
  • Research Assistant, Department of Organ Transplant and Immunology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1988
  • Research Assistant, Department of Neurobiology, University of Illinois, 1985-1988
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Claire Cecchi, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2018

Recognition & Leadership

  • Awarded Excellence in Intellectual Property Law, Seton Hall University School of Law 2020
  • Member, New Jersey Association for Justice 2016- present
  • Member, New Jersey Bar Association 2016- present
  • Member, American Medical Association 1993-present
  • Ma’ayanot High School, 2006-2015
    • Founder, Science Research Program
    • Member, Educational Committee

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., magna cum laude, Seton Hall University School of Law
    • Intellectual Property Law Concentration
    • Order of the Coif
  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
  • B.S., Biology, summa cum laude, University of Illinois
    • Neurobiology Concentration
    • Phi Beta Kappa
Admissions
  • New York
  • New Jersey