Shawn A. Hamidinia, Ph.D.

Associate

shamidinia@gbpatent.com

Firm Practice Areas/Practice Groups

Biotechnology
Chemical
Pharmaceutical
Asian
Interference proceedings

Experience

Patent Attorney – Greenblum and Bernstein, P.L.C. – 2018-Present
Patent Attorney – with a Washington DC area IP law firm – 2011-2018
Patent Agent – with a west coast IP law firm – 2009-2011
USPTO Examiner – 2005-2006 (recombinant proteins)

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Bar Association

Representative Publications

Michael Mutter and Shawn Hamidinia, Exposure to enhanced damages after Halo, World Intellectual Property Review, February 2, 2017

Michael Mutter and Shawn Hamidinia, Halo: a fresh approach to enhanced damages, World Intellectual Property Review, November 29, 2016

Hamidinia, S. A., Erdahl, W. L., Chapman, Taylor, R. W., Steinbaugh, G., Taylor, R. W., and Pfeiffer, D. R., Monensin improves the effectiveness of meso-dimercaptosuccinate when used to treat lead intoxication in rats. Environmental Health Perspectives. 114(4): 484-493, 2006.

Hamidinia, S. A., Steinbaugh, G., Taylor, R. W., and Pfeiffer, D. R., Selective transport of Pb2+ and Cd2+ across a phospholipid bilayer by a cyclohexanemonocarboxylic acid-capped 15-crown-5 ether. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry. 100, 403-412, 2006.

Hamidinia, S. A., Tan, B., Erdahl, W. L., Chapman, Taylor, R. W., and Pfeiffer, D. R., The ionophore nigericin transports Pb2+ with high activity and selectivity: A comparison to monensin and ionomycin. Biochemistry. 43, 15956-15965, 2004.

Hamidinia, S. A., Shimelis, O. I., Tan, B., Erdahl, W. L., Chapman, C. J., Renkes, G. D., Taylor, R. W., and Pfeiffer, D. R., Monensin mediates a rapid and selective transport of Pb2+. TheJournal of Biological Chemistry. 277(41): 38111-38120, 2002.

Hamidinia, S. A., Wang, E., Erdahl, W. L, , Chapman, C. J., Taylor, R. W., and Pfeiffer, D. R., Transport properties of the calcium ionophore ETH-129. Biophysical Journal. 81, 3275-3284, 2001.

Education

University of California, Davis School of Law, J.D. (2009)
The Ohio State University, Ph.D. in Biophysics (2005)
Case Western Reserve University, B.A. in Biochemistry (1998)

Admissions

2011, Virginia
2006, USPTO