Mary W. Bourke Profile
Mary Bourke is a Partner in Womble Carlyle’s Intellectual Property Practice Group
in the firm’s Wilmington, Delaware office. She represents clients in patent
litigation related to biotechnology and pharmaceutical matters.
Mary has over 25 years of patent litigation experience at both the district court and
appellate levels. She has been involved in multiple ANDA litigations and is
knowledgeable about the complexities of litigation under the Hatch-Watchman Act.
She was the co-first chair for Pfizer’s successful defense of Lipitor® against several ANDA filers. Additionally, Mary currently represents Astra Zeneca in multiple
Areas of Practice
litigations involving AstraZeneca’s successful drug CRESTOR®.
Mary also successfully led the litigation team for Lifescan Inc. in an infringement
action filed against it and four other competitors by Roche relating to blood glucose
Mary has experience in all phases of litigation including pretrial, trial and appellate
stages, both domestically and internationally. She also participates in due diligence
activities for major pharmaceutical companies.
In 2010, Mary was recognized as one of the world’s leading life sciences patent
litigators by IAM (Intellectual Asset Management) magazine.
Palmetto Pharmaceuticals LLC v. AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
AstraZeneca UK Limited
et al v. Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. et al (D.
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Dr. Falk Pharma GmbH
Limited and Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (D. Del.) (APRISO®)
Roche Diagnostics Operations, Inc., et al v. Abbott Diabetes Care, et al.
) (D.Del.) (One Touch Ultra®)
Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics, Inc. v. MedImmune, LLC
, et al (D.
In re Armodafanil Patent Litigation (Cephalon Inc., et al)
In re: Rosuvastatin Calcium Patent Litigation, (AstraZeneca
et al) (Fed. Cir.)
Purdue Pharma Products LP et al (Ortho-McNeil
) v. Par Pharmaceuticals
The Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Inc., NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Amgen Inc. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. and Barr Laboratories, Inc. (D. Del.) (SENSIPAR®)
v. Ranbaxy Labs, Ltd. (Fed. Cir.) (LIPITOR®)
v. Biovail Corporation (Fed. Cir.) (PROCARDIA®)
Bayer AG and Bayer Corporation
v. Housey Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Cell
and Bayer v. Baxter International, et al (D. Del.)
Admitted to bar: 1985, Delaware.
Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for District of Delaware, 1987;
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 1987; and the U.S. Court of Appeals
for the Federal Circuit, 1987.
B.S.E, 1981, Princeton University, with Honors;
J.D., 1984, University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
Prior Legal Experience
Partner, Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP, Wilmington, Delaware.
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