Robert D. Traver
Of Counsel
(303) 863-2981

1560 Broadway
Suite #1200
Denver, CO 80202

Dr. Traver is a patent attorney with experience in the areas of chemistry, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.

His practice emphasizes all aspects of domestic and foreign patent prosecution in pharmaceuticals, chemistry, biochemistry, therapeutic and diagnostic methods, nutraceuticals, personalized medicine and digital health, as well as licensing, opinions, and due diligence reviews.

Prior to joining Sheridan Ross, Dr. Traver conducted toxicological and molecular research on the role of phase II metabolism in cancer, and the efficacy of anti-cancer compounds. He also teaches patent law in the Bioinnovation and Entrepreneurship Program at the University of Colorado, Denver.

Trade Secrets and Confidentiality
Technology Transactions and Licensing
Pharmaceuticals
Patent Prosecution
Chemistry
Green Technology
Life Sciences
Intellectual Property in Employment

University of Colorado (J.D., 2000)

University of Southern California (Ph.D., Pharmaceutical Science, 1997)

University of Colorado (B.S., Pharmacy, with honors, 1988)

United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2001

Colorado, 2000

United States Federal District Court, District of Colorado, 2000

American Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

All University Predoctoral Merit Fellow, 1989-1991

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association, Advanced Predoctoral Fellow, Pharmacology/Toxicology, 1992

Managing Editor, University of Colorado Law Review, 1999-2000