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Marjorie Benbow

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Attorney

Moretz & Skufca PLLC
Contact Marjorie Benbow
mtb@moretzandskufca.com
Phone: 704 591-4157

Biography

Majorie Benbow She is an attorney at Moretz & Skufca and focuses on technology transfer, licensing, corporate matters and general practice. Prior to joining Moretz & Skufca, she managed the intellectual property at UNC Charlotte when it led the nation in patents issued and successful start-ups formed per research dollar. Subsequently, she was the Science and Technology Officer for N.C.'s fourth largest hospital system and the executive director for the North Carolina Biotechnology Center in the region. Marjorie is an adjunct professor at UNC Charlotte and has taught 'Biotech and the Law' for the College of Computing and Informatics's Center for Bioinformatics and Genetics.

Education

She received her bachelor and master of science degrees from UNC Chapel Hill. She completed her JD and MBA at Wake Forest University. 

Expertise

Biotechnology research, business and technology development.

Articles

Nov 22, 2011
Our new family Thanksgiving tradition is to run the neighborhood 5k and donate nonperishable food items as an entry fee.  This run is my favorite of the year.  It has social cause, allows one to eat guiltlessly and gives a good early...
Jan 21, 2011
The emergence of the biotechnology sector was not due to luck, rather it was due to vision, the ability to see the invisible and do the impossible.  Our state prepared for success by investing in roads, K-12 education, community colleges,...
Nov 12, 2010
A few weeks ago, UNC Charlotte hosted the ninth annual Charlotte Biotechnology Conference.  The original idea for this event was that it serve as a barometer of the “life science cluster” in the Charlotte region.  Sensing...