Delegate Profile

Jeffrey K. Mills, Ph.D., Esq.

Job TitlePrincipal

Company NameMedler Ferro Woodhouse & Mills


Jeffrey K. Mills, Ph.D. is a Principal with the firm whose practice focuses on nanotechnology, pharmaceutical, drug delivery, biotechnology, and aesthetic and medical device matters. Dr. Mills also has experience in clean technologies, including fuel cells and solar technology. Dr. Mills has extensive legal experience in patent prosecution, licensing, due diligence and opinion work, as well as experience in litigation support and interference proceedings.

Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Mills spent over a decade as a technical specialist, student associate and then as an associate and partner at two different D.C. intellectual property boutiques. Dr. Mills has presented at international meetings on legal topics including freedom-to-operate, enablement, patentable subject matter and obviousness.  He has also published and presented extensively in the areas of drug delivery and biological materials characterization.

Dr. Mills graduated from Duke University (B.S.E. in biomedical engineering; certificate in genetics) and received his Ph.D. in mechanical engineering and materials science, also from Duke University. He received his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, with honors. Dr. Mills is admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and in Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Conference Sessions

  • How to utilize skin microbiome research in cosmetic product development?

    Wednesday15:00 - 17:0017 Oct 2018
    Marketing Trends & Regulations Theatre 2

    Moderated by Nava Dayan Ph. D., Dr. Nava Dayan LLC The skin microbiome, the population of resident and transient microorganisms in our skin such as viruses, ba...

    • Language: English

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