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Mary E. Chlebowski Ph.D.
+1 404 653 6464

3500 SunTrust Plaza
303 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30308-3263

+1 404 653 6400
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Bar and Court Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Admitted in Massachusetts and DC; not admitted in Georgia


  • Georgetown University Law Center
    J.D., 2011
  • Emory University
    Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, 2006
  • Niagara University
    B.S., Chemistry, summa cum laude, 2001

Mary E. Chlebowski Ph.D.


Mary Chlebowski practices patent litigation in U.S. district courts and prosecutes both domestic and foreign patent applications, primarily in the chemical and pharmaceutical technologies. She also assists in providing opinions regarding patent infringement and patentability.

Dr. Chlebowski has a unique background in foreign patent law. During law school, she spent a semester attending the China IP Summer Institute sponsored by the Franklin-Pierce School of Law. She also worked on European patent prosecution, including assisting with and attending a European opposition proceeding while in Brussels, Belgium.


  • Initiated a solid-phase synthesis project focused on producing nucleotide-based surfactants at the University of Avignon, France, 2004.
  • Studied surfactants, including synthesis of novel etherated amphihiles and subsequent characterization of their aggregation properties, as a graduate researcher at Emory University, 2001-2006.
  • Synthesized possible anti-cancer agents as an undergraduate researcher at Niagara University, 2000-2001.
  • Performed studies on oxidative carbonylation using organometalic catalysts at the University of Florida while on an NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates scholarship, 2000.

Professional Recognition

  • Received the Achievement Rewards for College Scientists medal, Emory University (2004, 2005).
  • Howard Hughes Teacher Scholar, Emory University (2004-2005).

Professional Activities

  • American Chemical Society

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