Andrea L. Colby '80

Andrea L. Colby '80

Andrea Colby is responsible for counseling several of Johnson & Johnson’s consumer sector businesses on a broad range of patent and intellectual property issues, including intellectual property strategy, licensing and patent procurement.

Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson, she was a Patent Attorney with Union Carbide Corporation and an associate with Morgan & Finnegan, both in New York, New York. During her tenure at Morgan & Finnegan, she specialized in patent prosecution and patent litigation, as well trademark and trade secret litigation. She gained experience in patent prosecution and agreement work while with Union Carbide Corporation. Andrea received her graduate degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and her master’s in Organizational Management from Fielding Graduate University.

Ms. Colby was a member of her 30th Reunion Committee; a panelist at Accepted Applicant Day in 2011 and completed a campus visit with Caldwell Legal Recruiting to speak and meet with students for a Professionalism Program in 2011.