Bashir Ali ('04)
December 10, 2012
Elected shareholder with Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione LLP
Bashir Ali, Ph.D., based in Brinks’ office in Research Triangle Park, N.C., focuses primarily on patent law matters for clients in the pharmaceutical and chemical industries, including preparing and prosecuting patent applications. With a background in the natural sciences, he specializes in small molecule pharmaceuticals, chemicals, polymers, green technology, energy and agricultural products. Prior to joining Brinks, Ali was a research scientist and patent coordinator at Kimberly-Clark Corp. and a research chemist at Dais Corp.. He holds a B.S. in industrial chemistry from Somali National University, a Ph.D. in chemistry from Georgetown University and a J.D. from Georgia State University College of Law.