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W. Murray Spruill, Ph.D.

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T: 919-862-2202
F: 919-862-2532

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T: 919-862-2202
F: 919-862-2532

Dr. Murray Spruill has combined his scientific background with extensive legal expertise to provide high-quality, patent-related legal services for his clients. Dr. Spruill is the co-leader of the firms’ Intellectual Property Patent Group and the leader of the Biotechnology, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Team. He is a thought leader and frequent author/speaker on topics dealing with biotechnology and pharmaceutical patent law and serves as co-leader of the firm's Life Sciences Task Force.

Dr. Spruill's scientific expertise includes genetics, cellular and molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, pharmaceuticals and small molecule therapeutics. He uses this expertise in providing services relating to all areas of patent law, including patent drafting and prosecution, general patent counseling and strategic planning, patentability, freedom-to-operate opinions, validity and non-infringement opinions and licensing. His clients include large corporations, mid-sized companies, small start-ups, universities and research institutions. Dr. Spruill is listed in Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Intellectual Property and Biotechnology Law. In 2011, he earned the Raleigh-Durham Area Lawyer of the Year Award in Biotechnology Law.