PeopleWilliam F. Mulholland, II, P.C.

William F. Mulholland, II, P.C.

PeopleWilliam F. Mulholland, II, P.C.

  • Brown University (M.A., Molecular Biology, 2008)
  • University of Southern California, Gould School of Law (J.D., 1998)
  • Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor School of Law (Visiting Student, 1997-1998)
    • Associate Editor, Jurimetrics, Journal of Law, Science, and Technology
  • University of Arizona (B.S., Biochemistry, cum laude, 1995)

  • State Bar of California
    • Intellectual Property Law Section
  • Arizona BioIndustry Association (AZBio)
    • Board of Directors
    • Government Relations Committee
  • State Bar of Arizona
    • Intellectual Property Law Section
  • Federal Circuit Bar Association


Speaking Engagements

  • "Lessons Learned from Youth Sports and Amateur Athletics as Applied to Professional Careers," Featured Speaker, Professional Speaker’s Series, Arizona College Prep High School (May 2016)
  • "Advancing Biotech Innovation: The Ins and Outs of Collaboration Arrangements and Licensing Agreements," Co-Presenter, Arizona Association of Health Care Lawyers, Phoenix, AZ (January 27, 2016)
  • "Intellectual Property as a Competitive Advantage, a Panel Discussion with three top Patent Attorneys in the MedTech Field," Panelist, SYNAPSE 2015, Center for Entrepreneurial Innovation (CEI), Phoenix, AZ (September 18, 2015)
  • "Collaborative Arrangements," Panelist, Colorado BioScience Association Spring Industry Symposium, Broomfield, CO (May 13, 2015)
  • "ASU College of Health Solutions International School of Biomedical Diagnostics Intellectual Property Lecture," Lecturer, Current Perspectives in Biomedical Diagnostics Course, Arizona State University (Spring 2015)
  • "Written Description and Enablement Updates Under BioPharmaceutical Patent Practice," Co-Presenter, CLE Seminar for In-House Business and Legal Departments (November 2014)
  • "Cattle Law: Beef Product Branding and Registration of Brands” and “Cattle Law: Hot Topics in Livestock Patents," National Business Institute (November 2014)
  • "Double Patenting – Basics, Updates and Best Practices," Co-Presenter, CLE Seminar for In-House Pharmaceutical Legal Department (June 2012)
  • "Strategic Partnering in the New Age of R&D," Panelist, AZBio Expo 2012 (May 2012)
  • "Biotechnology Patenting and Technology Transfer," Presenter, University of Colorado, Technology Transfer Office Commercialization Clinic (May 2012)
  • "Intellectual Property Protection in China," Co-Presenter, Snell & Wilmer (August 2011)
  • "Protecting Your Intellectual Property," Interview by John Criswell of The Headline Business Update on KFYI Radio (June 2011)

  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program, Volunteer
  • Snell & Wilmer Community Service, Volunteer
  • Fulton Ranch Homeowner's Association, Board of Directors, President

  • Syngenta Crop Protection, Senior Corporate Counsel
  • Pfizer, Senior Corporate Counsel
  • Pretty, Schroeder & Poplawski, Associate

  • Arizona
  • California
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Supreme Court of California
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona
  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit