Areas of expertise:Corporate Law, Drug Development, Licensing, Financing, Due Diligence, Patents
Current role: Director and In-house Counsel for Vesmyr Life Sciences Inc.
Dr. Jamie Lucien is a lawyer and patent agent with over 15 years of experience as legal counsel and patent counsel for innovative Pharma and Biotech public companies. As patent counsel, he prosecuted the patent portfolio for Aurinia Pharmaceutical’s flagship registered product Lupkynis (voclosporin). The focus of his practice has been strategic intellectual property portfolio development, product development, and preparing companies for financing and licensing transactions. He is currently a partner in Vesmyr Life Sciences which is focused on helping start-ups develop their companies and products to attract financing and helping SME’s expand into new markets. In addition to his legal credentials, Jamie holds an M.Sc. in Experimental Pathology, and a Ph.D. in Medical Sciences (Immunology).