Kristine Johnson, JD


Kristine is an experienced patent lawyer and technology transfer professional with demonstrated success in strategic intellectual property protection for universities and private industry. As former outside counsel for multi-national pharmaceutical, bio-energy, and food companies, as well as a founder of a value-added agriculture company, she is skilled in start-up formation, management, and growth. She is adept at market research and business analysis, as well as patent research, analysis, drafting, and prosecution. Kristine currently works in technology transfer at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California and serves on the Institutional Review Board. She is an active presenter, writer, and group facilitator.