takara_150pxRobert assists in the management of the university’s intellectual property portfolio of patents, trademarks, and copyrights.  His efforts are mainly focused in conducting and communicating the review and analysis of matters pertaining to intellectual property strategy and patent prosecution.

In addition to bringing his background in the fields of biotech and intellectual property law, Robert holds a JD from Michigan State University, College of Law and a BS in Human Biology from UC San Diego.  Robert is also a member of the California State Bar and registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

  • Robert K. Takara, JD: Senior Patent Analyst
  • Telephone: 858-822-4428
  • Email: RKTakara@ucsd.edu