Alyson Wooten, PharmD, focuses her practice on patent litigation across technologies including pharmaceuticals, chemical products and medical devices. She has argued Markman hearings, summary judgment, and discovery-related hearings in various United States courts, including Delaware, Georgia, Minnesota, and California. She has participated in all aspects of patent litigation, including invalidity and infringement investigations, claim construction, preparation of expert reports and settlement negotiations.

Registered as a patent attorney and pharmacist, Dr. Wooten has broad experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including medical services, regulatory, marketing, and clinical trial analysis. Prior to joining Kilpatrick Townsend, Dr. Wooten worked for a leading pharmaceutical company focusing on Paragraph IV litigation, patent prosecution for new chemical entities and FDA regulatory issues.

Dr. Wooten was recognized in 2017 and the six years immediately preceding as a Georgia "Rising Star" in the area of Intellectual Property Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine.

Professional & Community Activities

Georgia Law Center for the Homeless, Supplemental Board of Directors

American Bar Association, Member

American International Property Law Association, Member

Metropolitan Counseling Services, Board of Directors

Temple University Law School, Student Bar Association, Past Class Division Vice President

Education

  • Temple University Law School, J.D. (2007)
  • Campbell University, Pharm.D. (2001)

    magna cum laude

  • Campbell University, M.B.A. (2000)

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2007)
  • Pennsylvania (2007)
  • New Jersey (2007)

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2005)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (2012)
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia (2008)
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey (2017)

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Fully engaged means not only understanding our client's priorities in litigation, but their product, technology, business plan and values. It is this understanding and knowledge that leads to a truly successful client outcome.

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Alyson L. Wooten PharmD

Experience Highlights

Pfizer Inc. et al. v. Mylan et al.
Representing Mylan in ANDA litigations over the generic version of Toviaz®. Both litigations, brought within days of each other in differing more
PatentMarks v. Motorola Mobility LLC
Represents Motorola in patent litigation matter in which several smartphones are accused infringing a patent directed to multi-protocol more
Medtronic v. Edwards Lifesciences
Defended Edwards Lifesciences in a four patent case Medtronics brought involving Edwards’ flagship prosthetic surgical heart valves. Furthermore, more
Biopolymer Engineering Inc. v. Immunocorp
The firm served as lead counsel for Biotec Pharmacon, ASA, a Norwegian pharmaceutical company, in patent infringement litigation initiated by more