BOSTON– Sanjeev Mahanta has joined the Boston law firm of Posternak Blankstein & Lund LLP as an associate. He specializes in prosecution of U.S. and international patent applications.
At Posternak Blankstein & Lund LLP, Mahanta is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Group. His practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting U.S. and international patent applications. He is also experienced in related matters such as preparing opinions for freedom-to-operate and invalidity, and IP licensing. He provides service to both small and large companies and academic institutions.
Mahanta practices in a wide variety of technology areas including biotechnology, microbiology, immunology, chemistry, materials science, nanotechnology, drug delivery, and diagnostics.
Prior to joining the law profession, Mahanta was Director of Research in a Biotechnology company focused on developing cancer therapeutics. Previously, he had carried out postdoctoral research in molecular biology at Harvard University and at the New York University Medical Center.