Charles G. Minkoff, Ph.D.

Charles G. Minkoff, Ph.D.: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP


Charles G. Minkoff, Ph.D. is a Practice Group Attorney in the Intellectual Property & Technology Practice of the Firm’s New York Office. Charles focuses his practice on complex patent litigation in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, including Hatch-Waxman litigation. He has wide-ranging experience litigating complex pharmaceutical and drug-delivery technologies, including anti-retrovirals, anti-emetics, sustained-release formulations, inhaled corticosteroids, and metered-valve inhaler technologies. He has broad experience counseling clients on a wide range of intellectual property law matters, including freedom-to-operate, patent prosecution, and intellectual property portfolio development, acquisition, and monetization strategies. In addition, he has counseled clients ranging from startups to late-stage multinationals in a variety of industries including software, electronics, consumer products, fashion, and cosmetics. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Charles founded his own law firm, where he advised venture capitalists and early-stage startups on intellectual property matters. Charles has a Ph.D. in cellular biology and, prior to practicing law, was a research scientist.


•Patent litigation
•ANDA Hatch-Waxman litigation

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Intellectual Property & Technology
  • Life Sciences & Medical Technology

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
212.801.3146  Phone
University Attended:
Cell Biology, Duke University, Ph.D., 1997; University of Vermont, B.A., 1991
Law School Attended:
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D., Intellectual Property & Communications Law, 2003; Patent Co-Chair, Intellectual Property Law Society; Member, Public Interest Law Students Association
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; New York; Massachusetts; New Jersey
Reported Cases:
Experience: Previous Experience: Postdoctoral Fellow, Shirish Shenolikar, Ph.D., Duke University Medical Center, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, 1998-2000

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