Dr. Sheila Zrihan-Licht

Partner Patent Attorney Reinhold Cohn & Partners


  • Post-doctoral fellow, 1995-1998, Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Ph.D. Biology, 1995, Tel Aviv University


Upon returning to Israel in 1998, Sheila joined a bio-technology startup company as the firm’s Chief Scientist.

Sheila was licensed as a patent attorney in 2002 and joined Reinhold Cohn Group in March 2012. Before that, she was a partner at Luzzatto & Luzzatto and headed their Jerusalem office.

Sheila’s main fields of expertise include molecular biology, signal transduction, biotechnology, immunology and cell biology.  She works for a wide range of clients, from entrepreneurs and start-up companies in early stages of development to large multi-national corporations and is also very experienced in providing opinions on patentability and freedom to operate.


Media Publications


  • Association of Israel Patent Attorneys
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