John Storella

John Storella brings over 25 years of experience to biotechnology intellectual property.  He loves working with early stage biotechnology companies to build strong IP portfolios, secure freedom to operate and navigate IP due diligence, which are critical for gaining investor confidence and establishing a position in the market.
John has worked in both law firms and biotechnology companies, including Fish & Neave (now Ropes & Gray), Townsend & Townsend (now Kilpatrick Townsend), Ciphergen Biosystems, Wilson Sonsini and IntegenX.  Along the way, he has worked with Biogen, University of California, Affymetrix, Geron, SwitchGear Genomics, Counsyl, Cellerant and Guardant Health.
John is Principal at Storella, P.C., in Berkeley, California.