Martin Chang graduated magna cum laude from Georgia State University’s College of Law, where he received top grades in Criminal Law, Civil Procedure, Patent Law, Evidence, and Lawyering Advocacy. He gained a deeper understanding of 35 U.S.C. § 101 patent subject matter eligibility from competing in the 2017 AIPLA Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition.
Prior to law school, Mr. Chang earned an MS in Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering at the University of Hawaii in 2012, where he researched the use of pathogen-associated molecular patterns for a malaria vaccine. He received a BS in Physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2003. Between his BS and MS degrees, Mr. Chang helped develop several technologies, including a commercial prototype of a Standing Wave Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (SW-TIRF) microscope, and MRI software to calculate the ratio of white matter to gray matter in the brain.