SALT LAKE CITY (May 11, 2015) – Dr. Rachel M. Slade, an intellectual property attorney in the Salt Lake City office of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, was recently named one of the 2015 30 Women to Watch! by Utah Business Magazine. The annual list recognizes Utah’s most successful and influential women as selected by their peers for their devotion to their profession.
Dr. Slade is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group, where she focuses her patent practice on technology involving organic chemistry in the life science and pharmaceutical industries. She utilizes her drug discovery experience in the pharmaceutical industry to provide strategic client counseling and assist clients in patent prosecution, due diligence reviews, and validity and freedom to operate analyses. Dr. Slade earned her J.D. from the University of Utah, her Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Oregon, and her undergraduate degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the University of Minnesota.
The 16th annual 30 Women to Watch! honorees will be featured in a special editorial in Utah Business Magazine’s May 2015 edition.
To view Rachel Slade's 30 Women to Watch! interview video, please click here.