NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC has named attorney Richard Myers, Jr., as Co-Chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property & Technology Service Group. Myers joins attorney Bill Schulman as Co-Chair of the group.
Myers is a Registered U.S. Patent Attorney based in the firm’s Nashville office. His practice focuses on patent-related aspects of intellectual property, including counseling clients on patent infringement, patent validity, and patentability. He has more than two decades of experience with the patent prosecution process. As a former patent examiner and an attorney in the private sector, he has examined or prosecuted over 600 patent applications. With an academic background in chemistry, his practice primarily focuses on life sciences technology, including a wide variety of chemical and pharmaceutical arts.