Darrin Flanigan assists the firm in pharmaceutical patent prosecution. His area of expertise is organic chemistry.
Prior to joining the firm, Darrin obtained his PhD in organic chemistry from Colorado State University. While there, he co-authored five publications related to NHC organocatalysis and also served as a graduate teaching assistant.
Prior to obtaining his PhD, Darrin completed his undergraduate studies at Oregon State University, where he obtained a degree in chemistry.
Most recently, Darrin was a research assistant at Columbia University, where he executed experiments to advance research focused on N-heterocyclic carbene-catalyzed nucleophilic dearomatization of pyridiniums.