Alissa Faris is a counsel in the Precision Medicine and Digital Health Practice Group in Haynes and Boone’s Palo Alto office. Alissa has extensive experience in worldwide patent counseling for biotechnology clients. She focuses on preparation and prosecution in the areas of therapeutic and diagnostic humanized antibodies with application in the treatment, prevention, and diagnosis of cancer, inflammatory diseases, and neurological diseases, as well as application in the field of regenerative medicine. Alissa also has experience in preparing patentability, freedom-to-operate, non-infringement opinions and re-examinations; intellectual property due diligence reviews; and patent litigation. Alissa has worked with a wide range of clients, including pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, academic institutions, and start-ups.