Sal A. Wakil

Sal A. Wakil

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626.795.9900 office
626.577.8800 fax
655 North Central Avenue
Suite 2300
Glendale, CA 91203

Sal Wakil brings an extensive array of experience in biotech research, medical devices, patent prosecution, PTAB proceedings, trademark and copyright law experience as an associate in the firm's Intellectual Property practice group. Prior to joining the firm he served as a patent agent preparing applications across multiple technological backgrounds. He also identified and analyzed issues while responding to Office Actions, and determined strategies for continuation and divisional applications. He is fluent in Farsi and speaks conversational Spanish.

Sal’s biomedical engineering background includes some of the most well-known names in biotech, where he designed clinical and preclinical trials for medical devices and therapeutics. He has managed FDA audits, while further developing, validating and implementing cell-based bioassays. Sal also has experience in writing analytical procedures, validation reports and operating procedures for clinical immunology labs, and participated in the development and manufacture of materials used in phamacokinetic trials as part of FDA Phase I Clinical Studies.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, Member, 2016

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Other Info


J.D., Dean's List, Southwestern Law School, 2016, 2016
B.S., with Honors, University of California, Berkeley, 2004, Biological Engineering

Bar Admissions

California, 2016

Court Admissions

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2014