Raymond A. Miller is a partner and member of the Leadership Team of the Health Sciences Department of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Pittsburgh office. Mr. Miller is a former member of the firm’s Executive Committee. Mr. Miller is a key element of Pepper’s health sciences practice. He has spent his career identifying, protecting, securing and maximizing intellectual property in the biotechnology and life science areas. He was previously co-chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Department.
Mr. Miller’s clients range from academic institutions to world-class medical and research facilities. His clients include physicians, venture capital groups, start-up biotechnology companies, Fortune 500 companies and the world’s leading nutritional supplement company. Mr. Miller is particularly experienced in the areas of chemistry, medicinal chemistry, genetics, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, proteonomics, nanotechnology, tissue engineering, surface chemistry and cosmetics. This experience, along with Mr. Miller’s exposure to the medical fields of cardiology, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, orthopedics and tissue engineering, allow him to appreciate issues critical to Pepper’s biotechnology and life science clients.
Mr. Miller is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Association of University Technology Managers, Inc. and the American Intellectual Property Law Association. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in academic and scientific journals.
Mr. Miller received his law degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law. He earned a master’s degree in organic chemistry from Princeton University and a Bachelor of Science in chemistry from the University of Akron.