Kathryn A. Donohue, Esq.

Director of Legal Affairs
Penn Center for Innovation
Associate General Counsel
Office of General Counsel
Phone: 215-898-9467
Fax: 215-898-9519

Support Staff:

Jessica Brennan
Legal Coordinator
Phone: 215-898-0436
Fax: 215-898-9519   

Kate Donohue is Director, Legal Affairs of the Penn Center for Innovation, as well as an Associate General Counsel of the University of Pennsylvania.  As an intellectual property attorney, she has devoted over 20 years to legal support of technology development, protection and licensing.  Ms. Donohue assists the Penn community in the licensing and commericalizing of Penn's technology and inventions and other IP issues that relate to technology transfer.

Prior to joining Penn, Ms. Donohue was a partner at Pepper Hamilton LLP, has served as Assistant General Counsel of Sanchez Computer Associates, a software company, and served as the senior intellectual property attorney at Drexel University.  She received an AB in International Relations from the University of Michigan Honors College and a JD from the University of Michigan Law School. 

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