Roger J. Chin

Dr. Roger J. Chin is a partner in the San Francisco office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm's Litigation & Trial Department. For more than a decade he has focused on litigating patent infringement disputes in life sciences industries such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices and biotechnology. He also has experience advising on Hatch-Waxman regulatory exclusivities, handling citizen petitions to the FDA, and negotiating settlements of ANDA litigation.

Dr. Chin has repeatedly obtained summary judgment for clients, and successfully represented clients through trial and appeal.   

Dr. Chin received his JD from Yale Law School, his MD from Yale Medical School, and his BA summa cum laude in Chemistry from Cornell University. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of California, the US Courts of Appeal for the Federal and Ninth Circuits and various US District Courts.