Laura J.Gentilcore


State of Ohio; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio; U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

J.D., Cleveland Marshall College of Law, with Honors
B.S., Biology, Chemistry, and History; Case Western Reserve University

Professional Experience:
Laura Gentilcore received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology, Chemistry and History from Case Western Reserve University in 1975. After graduation, she worked as a clinical chemistry technologist for ten years, receiving her ASCP certification and performing such testing as radio immuno assays, high pressure liquid chromatography and plasma emission spectroscopy on biological samples. Before and while attending law school, she supervised a laboratory providing such testing for a preventive medicine center located in Northeastern Ohio.

Laura received her law degree from Cleveland Marshall College of Law in 1986 with honors. After graduation, Laura practiced general law for ten years, specializing in commercial law and litigation. Since joining Renner Kenner in 1997, Laura has concentrated her practice on intellectual property litigation. Laura is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and has been admitted to practice before many federal courts.