Graham Cole is a litigation associate with Munger, Tolles & Olson who focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation, with a particular emphasis on patent matters and the life sciences industry. He has experience in all aspects of litigation, including drafting preliminary and dispositive motions, preparing and filing petitions for inter partes review, taking and defending fact and expert depositions, and conducting internal investigations.
Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Cole practiced intellectual property law at two Am Law 200 firms. He represented clients in patent matters involving a range of subject matter areas including antibody design, manufacture, and purification, as well as related therapies, T cell therapies involving chimeric antigen receptors and exogenous T cell receptors, including all related cellular development techniques, implantable materials, medical devices, and wireless telecommunications. Dr. Cole also advised clients in matters involving Fair, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory (FRAND) licensing obligations in standard setting organizations.
Dr. Cole is a member of the Board of the Los Angeles Intellectual Property Law Association. He has been recognized as a Rising Star by Southern California Super Lawyers.
Dr. Cole earned his J.D. from New York University School of Law, magna cum laude, where he served as staff editor of The Annual Survey of American Law Journal. He also holds a M.S. and Ph.D. in medical physics (nuclear medicine) from the University of California, Los Angeles. He graduated with a B.S. in bioengineering from the University of California, San Diego.