Dr. Jyoti Tibrewala is a registered patent agent in Arent Fox’s New York office, where she assists in patent prosecution and validity analyses. Her technical areas of expertise include inflammatory diseases, antioxidants, chemical sensors, heme proteins, porphyrins, catalysis, inorganic chemistry, and organic chemistry. Prior to joining Arent Fox, Dr. Tibrewala worked at an intellectual property boutique in Washington, DC.
Before starting her career in intellectual property, Dr. Tibrewala was a Research Staff Member at the Institute for Defense Analyses. There, she provided analysis and review of anti-terrorism initiatives in support of the Department of Homeland Security’s SAFETY Act Program, and she reviewed test and evaluation proposals for defense acquisition programs in support of the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Dr. Tibrewala’s graduate research focused on the use of synthetic metalloporphyrins as catalytic antioxidants in diseases related to oxidative stress. She worked in the areas of ligand design, optimization of synthetic methodology, and characterization of paramagnetic iron porphyrins. In graduate school, she also helped organize a campus-wide research symposium across all disciplines, to bring university research to the public.
Dr. Tibrewala was a recipient of the Merck-Patchett Fellowship, and she was also an invited speaker at the Catalysis Society of Metropolitan New York.