Tracey Davies is co-chair of the firm’s Life Sciences practice and is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property and Litigation practice groups. Ms. Davies serves as lead trial counsel for cases involving intellectual property and other technology-based disputes. Ms. Davies has represented clients as lead counsel in both jury and bench trials across a diverse range of technologies. A licensed patent attorney, Ms. Davies also counsels clients on strategic intellectual property-driven acquisitions and divestitures; patent portfolio development and management; licensing and forming strategic partnerships; rendering freedom to operate opinions; and other transactions that optimize intellectual property value to the client. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Davies obtained her graduate degree in Public Health toxicology, and studied the role of aldehyde dehydrogenases in fetal metabolism and the toxic effects of pesticides. When Ms. Davies is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband Mike, and their children Ben, Lily and Katelyn.