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Bernadette K. McGann

Bernadette K. McGann


phone 703-827-3815

fax 571-395-8753

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Ms. McGann is a member of the Chemical group at WHDA, and focuses her practice on chemical materials such as polymers, adhesives, batteries and liquid crystal displays.  Prior to beginning her legal career, Ms. McGann was a Research Associate at the pharmaceutical company, United Biomedical, Inc., where her research focused on the development of peptide based vaccines. 

Ms. McGann attended SUNY Stony Brook, where she focused her education on organic chemical synthesis.  For her Masters in Chemistry, Ms. McGann wrote and defended her thesis titled “Organic Chemical Synthesis of a Polynucleotide Analog (PNA).” 

Ms. McGann co-chairs the IP Forum of the Women's Bar Association (WBA) of the District of Columbia for the 2013-2014 bar year.

When Ms. McGann is not working, she spends her free time reading, traveling domestically and abroad, running in charity races and spending time with her family.