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Katherine Nicewander

Katherine Nicewander


Intellectual Property Specialist, LICENSE

With over 20 years of experience in the legal field, Katherine’s background as a paralegal spans a broad range of specialty fields and higher education experience, to include academic research, technology-transfer, intellectual property management and federal research compliance at the University level.

In addition to patent portfolio management, Katherine facilitates the process from invention disclosure to patent prosecution, and works closely with LINK in providing support to academic start-up, commercialization and licensing endeavors.