Attorneys & Agents
W. Grace Zhao, Ph.D.
Registered Patent Agent
Wanhua (Grace) Zhao, Ph.D. is an experienced US registered patent agent. She has prepared and prosecuted patent applications in the electronic, electrical and mechanical and medical arts, mathematical modeling, biotechnology, nanotechnology, chemistry and other areas. Her academic credentials include a BE in electrical engineering and a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering. She has published her work in various scientific journals. She is bilingual in English and Mandarin Chinese.
Prior to becoming a patent agent, she held a senior management position in a biotechnology start-up company in Florida and provided independent consulting to an environmental engineering company in Massachusetts. She has gained first-hand practical knowledge of crucial aspects of IP creation, protection and licensing, IP strategy planning, financial planning and management, interaction with potential funding organizations, investors and collaborators, and working with the federal government in the context of small business innovation research grant proposal drafting and project execution.
Practice Areas +
- 2006: Louisiana Tech University, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering.
- 1998: Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, B.E., Electrical Engineering