Andrea M. Augustine

Adjunct Professor


Andrea Augustine is co-chair of Duane Morris’ Patent Preparation and Prosecution division and is a member of Duane Morris’ partners board.  She focuses her practice in the area of intellectual property law, particularly strategic counseling for patent and trademark procurement and portfolio management. She assists clients in drafting and negotiating IP-related agreements; performs freedom-to-operate, design-around, infringement, and validity analyses; counsels clients on trade secret protection; and assists clients on due diligence for licensing and acquisition matters.

Ms. Augustine also has significant experience in all aspects of IP litigation, especially patent litigation in various federal district courts, the Court of Federal Claims, and the International Trade Commission.

Ms. Augustine is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law and a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (B.S., Electrical Engineering).

Firm bio


BS, JD University of Illinois


Introduction to Intellectual Property