Our Team Members

Caryn C. Borg‐Breen, Ph.D.


Caryn is a founding partner of Green Griffith. She specializes in intellectual property law, concentrating in patent litigation and counseling related to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and chemical products.

Caryn is a trial lawyer with extensive experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in patent litigation and consultation arising under the Hatch‐Waxman Act. She has a strong background in formulating trial strategies, serving as lead trial counsel in patent infringement litigation in the U.S. federal courts and arguing appeals before the Federal Circuit. Caryn also has experience representing clients in inter partes review (IPR) and interference actions before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).

Caryn also frequently advises pharmaceutical, biotechnology and chemical companies on freedom‐to‐operate, due diligence, licensing and prosecution issues.

Caryn works closely with her clients to understand their business goals and develop a strategy that achieves those goals.


Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., cum laude
       Northwestern University Law Review, 
Associate Editor
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ph.D., Chemistry
College of William and Mary, B.S., Chemistry, magna cum laude
       Phi Beta Kappa

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