Pat Morris has been providing legal counsel for more than 25 years, with primary expertise in: pharmaceuticals and biologics; venture capital; private equity; mergers and acquisitions; divestitures; licensing transactions; and corporate law. Prior to Paragon, Mr. Morris served as general counsel at Marathon Pharmaceuticals where he was executive vice president of legal affairs and mergers & acquisitions. Previously he served as: U.S. general counsel at Lundbeck; vice president of legal affairs and general counsel at Ovation Pharmaceuticals; and a partner at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP. Mr. Morris is a graduate of the Northwestern University School of Law where he received his J.D. He also earned a bachelor’s degree at DePaul University.