Liliana Di Nola-Baron, Ph.D.

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EDUCATION
  • J.D., George Washington University Law School, 2016
  • Ph.D., Biochemistry, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1986
  • M.Sc., with Distinction in Botany, Hebrew¬†University of Jerusalem, Israel,¬†1982
  • B.Sc., cum laude, Agriculture, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1980
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Washington, D.C., 2017
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Reg. No. 56,073)
  • Israeli Patent Bar (Lic. No. 427)
FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Italian
Hebrew
French
Spanish

YEAR JOINED FIRM

2017


PRACTICE AREA OVERVIEW

Dr. Di Nola-Baron’s practice focuses on preparation and prosecution of U.S., international, and foreign patent applications. She also prepares patentability, invalidity, infringement, and freedom-to-operate opinions.

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Dr. Di Nola-Baron focuses her practice on biotechnology, including pharmaceuticals, small molecule drugs, polymer applications, cosmetics, coatings, medical treatments, devices and apparatuses, immunology, biochemistry, gene therapy, food science, and agriculture.

PRIOR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Foley & Lardner, LLP
Law Clerk/Patent Agent | 2006 – 2009, 2011 – 2017

Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer, LLP
Patent Attorney | 2009 – 2011

Sterne Kessler Goldstein Fox, LLC
Patent Agent | 2004 – 2006

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Patent Examiner | 1999 – 2004

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Molecular Biologist | 1986 – 1988, 1990 – 1993

U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Immunologist | 1988 – 1990

Université P. et M. Curie
Biochemist | 1985

PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS
  • Di Nola, L., Taylorson, R.B. and Berlin, E. (1991) Thermotropic properties of cellular membranes in dormant and non-dormant Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) Beauv. seeds. J. Exp. Botany 42:113.

  • Di Nola, L., Mischke, C.F., and Taylorson, R.B. (1990) Changes in the composition and synthesis of proteins in cellular membranes of Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) Beauv. seeds during the transition from dormancy to germination. Plant Physiol. 92, 427.

  • Di Nola, L. and Taylorson, R.B. (1990) Ultrastructural changes in radicles of Barnyardgrass (Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) Beauv. seeds during the transition from dormancy to germination. Isr. J. Bot. 39, 303.

  • Taylorson, R.B. and Di Nola, L. (1990) Phytochrome and membrane behavior as influenced by temperature and anesthetic treatment of R. crispus seeds. Seed Sci. & Technol. 18:549.

  • Di Nola, L. and Taylorson, R.B. (1989) Brief high temperature exposure to release dormancy affects soluble and membrane-bound protein composition in Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) Beauv. seeds. J. Plant Physiol. 136, 117.

  • Taylorson, R.B. and Di Nola, L. (1989) Increased phytochrome responsiveness and a high temperature transition in barnyardgrass (Echinochloa crus-galli) seed dormancy. Weed Sci. 37, 335.

  • Di Nola, L. and Taylorson, R.B. (1988) Influence of anesthetics on ultrastructural development in dormant and germinating Echinochloa crus-galli seeds. Plant Physiol. 86, suppl., p. 140. Abstract 836.

  • Taylorson, R.B. and Di Nola, L. (1988) Phytochrome and membrane behavior as influenced by temperature and anesthetic treatment of R. crispus seeds. Plant Physiol. 86, suppl. p. 154, 915a.

  • Di Nola, L., and Mayer, A.M. (1987) Ethanolamine incorporation into the membranes of pea embryonic axes during germination. Phytochem. 26, 1591.

  • Hodson, M.J., Di Nola, L. and Mayer, A.M. (1987) The effect of changing temperatures during imbibition on ultrastructure in germinating pea embryonic radicles. J. Exp. Bot. 38, 525.

  • Di Nola, L., and Mayer, A.M. (1986a) Effect of temperature on glycerol metabolism in membranes and on Phospholipases C and D of germinating pea embryos. Phytochem. 25, 2255.

  • Di Nola, L., and Mayer, A.M. (1986b) The effect of temperature of imbibition and germination on the lipid and fatty acid content and composition in phospholipids of embryonic axes from pea seeds. Phytochem. 25, 2725.

  • Di Nola, L., and Mayer, A.M. (1985) Effect of temperature of imbibition on phospholipid metabolism in pea embryonic axes. Phytochem. 24, 2549.

  • Di Nola, L., and Mayer, A.M. (1984) Effect of temperature on metabolism of membrane phospholipids in germinating pea embryos. Plant Physiol. 75, suppl. p. 4. Abstract 15.

  • Di Nola, L., Mayer, A.M., Heyn, C.C. (1983) Respiration, photosynthesis and drought tolerance in mosses from various habitats in Israel. Isr. J. Bot. 32, 189.