Jeanna M. Wacker

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP (New York, NY)

Jeanna Wacker is an experienced intellectual property litigation partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She concentrates her practice on patent litigation in the life sciences field and has extensive experience representing clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, chemical and medical device industries. Jeanna has represented both plaintiffs and defendants at all stages of litigation, including trial and appeal. Her clients have included Bristol-Myers Squibb, Hoffmann La-Roche, E.I. du Pont de Nemours, Merus B.V., Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Genentech, Gilead Sciences, Ranbaxy, Boehringer Ingelheim, Sun Pharmaceuticals, Hospira, Pfizer, Impax, IBM and Advanced Technology Materials, Inc.