Cohen & Grigsby Welcomes Noland J. Cheung as Director and Head of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Practice
Seasoned Practitioner with Significant Law Experience Enhances Firm’s Intellectual Property
PITTSBURGH, PA – May 10, 2012 – Cohen & Grigsby, a business law firm with headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA and an office in Naples, FL, is pleased to announce that Noland J. Cheung has joined the firm as a director and head of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice.
Cheung previously served as vice president and chief patent counsel at Bayer MaterialScience LLC, where he was responsible for the Patents and Licensing Department. He also provided intellectual property counseling services to the company’s business and service units. Additionally, Cheung held a position with Aristech Chemical Company.
Cheung is a board member of the Carnegie Science Center and a member of the Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association and the American Intellectual Property Law Association. He also supported the efforts of Bayer’s Making Science Make Sense/BASIC organization, which aims to advance science literacy across the United States through hands-on, inquiry-based learning.
“At Cohen and Grigsby, we are focused on expanding and enhancing our intellectual property practice to help us better serve our current and prospective clients,” said Jack Elliott, president and CEO of Cohen & Grigsby. “We believe that Noland will be an asset to the firm and take our intellectual property offering to the next level. We’re very pleased to welcome Noland to our team and look forward to the many opportunities we believe his expertise will bring to the firm.”
Cheung received a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering and engineering and public policy from Carnegie Mellon University. He received his JD from Pennsylvania State University’s Dickinson School of Law.