Jessica Milner

Special Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP

Jessica Milner

Jessica Milner

Special Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP

Biography

Jessica Milner is special counsel in the New York office. In her practice, she evaluates intellectual property issues and provides advice to entrepreneurs, investors, and emerging and established companies on the development and commercialization of technologies in a wide range of industries. She regularly conducts due diligence assessments and advises on the intellectual property aspects of mergers, acquisitions, corporate financings and other business transactions. Ms. Milner also maintains a commitment to public service and to strengthening New York City as a center of entrepreneurship.

Ms. Milner is a patent attorney registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Pro Bono

* Prepared website terms of use and privacy policy for a socially conscious job-search website start-up company.
* Drafted database system intellectual property assignment and license agreement for a non-profit corporation dedicated to the support and guidance of aging-in-place initiatives.
* Empire State Counsel Honoree, New York State Bar Association (2008-2014)

Memberships and Affiliations

* Serve on the board of directors of Coalition for Queens, a not-for-profit corporation fostering a tech entrepreneurial ecosystem in the borough of Queens in New York City through education, advocacy, and partnerships.

Previous Employment

* Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, Student Attorney (2004-2006)

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7

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Special Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP
Education
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Harvard Law School offers an energetic and creative learning environment, a diverse and dedicated faculty—whose expertise spans a broad array of legal subjects—and a student body that comes from every state in the U.S. and more than 70 countries around the world. Approximately 1,900 students attend HLS each year: 1,680 J.D. students, 160 LL.M. students, and 50 S.J.D. candidates. The faculty includes more than 100 full-time professors and more than 150 visiting professors, lecturers on law, and instructors. The curriculum features more than 260 courses and seminars that cover a broad range of traditional and emerging legal fields. A Harvard Law education prepares students for success in law practice, business, public service, teaching, and more. Most HLS students are pursuing a J.D. (Juris Doctor) degree, while many others are earning an LL.M. (Master of Laws) or the S.J.D. (Doctor of Juridical Science). Harvard Law School also offers many joint degree programs, coordinated programs, and concurrent degree opportunities with other schools within Harvard University. The Law School community is also home to numerous research programs and engaging publications, including books, scholarly periodicals, newsletters, and a weekly student newspaper.

Career History
Special Counsel
Current

Covington & Burling LLP provides legal consulting services. They represent clients in litigation, white collar defense, transactional, governmental affairs, international, life sciences and other matters. The firm offers legal services related to intellectual property, international trade, mergers & acquisitions and tax practices. The company was founded by J. Harry Covington and Edward B. Burling on January 1, 1919 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Transactions
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Merck & Co., Inc. purchases Peloton Therapeutics, Inc. from Topspin Management LLC, Nextech Invest AG, OrbiMed Advisors Private Equity, The Column Group LLC, Tichenor Ventures LLC, Remeditex Ventures LLC

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Allergan Plc purchases KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Horizon Discovery Group PLC purchases SAGE Labs, Inc. from Telegraph Hill Partners Management Company, LLC

Awards & Honors
2014
New York State Bar Association - Empire State Counsel
2013
New York State Bar Association - Empire State Counsel
2012
New York State Bar Association - Empire State Counsel
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