Doug Tsao is a resident of Burlington, North Carolina where he joined the firm as an associate in 2014. He is a graduate of East Carolina University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry in 2006. As an undergraduate, Doug performed synthetic chemistry work and conducted research quantifying levels of DNA damage produced from space radiation. He then attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he earned his Ph.D. in Chemistry in 2011. His graduate studies focused on developing and employing computational methods to study the structure and function of proteins and RNA. He used these computational tools in combination with molecular biology techniques to study areas such as protein folding, macromolecular crowding, and molecular mechanisms in pain perception. After receiving his Ph.D., Doug attended Wake Forest University where he received his Juris Doctor in 2014.
Dr. Tsao is a member of the American Chemical Society and Greensboro Bar Association. He is admitted to the practice of law in the State of North Carolina and registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
I look forward to receiving your message, but do not send information that you want or need to keep secret. Sending me an email does not create an attorney-client relationship. Before I consider any information on a secret or confidential basis, the firm must first determine that we are able and willing to do so without creating a conflict of interest. That is, please do not send confidential information to MacCord Mason until we have agreed to an attorney-client relationship.
TEL: (336) 273-4422
FAX: (336) 271-2830
Interacting with this website does not establish any form of attorney-client relationship with our firm or with any of our attorneys. At MacCord Mason, an attorney-client relationship can be formed only by an engagement agreement between the client and an individual attorney, not by submitting an e-mail to our website. Please understand that any information sent to MacCord Mason via e-mail on an unsolicited basis cannot be guaranteed confidential treatment. Nor will sending an e-mail to MacCord Mason generally be considered as a request to take action with respect to the information. Any request to take action, such as filing a patent application with a patent office, will not be considered binding on the firm unless it has been agreed to and acknowledged by an individual attorney or the attorney's previously authorized representative of the firm.
Images taken from the public domain (creative commons) except for Many Old Rusty Metal Gears © attributed to Andreykuzmin (Dreamstime.com - ID 27564673) and
Talent Acquisition - Recruitment Concept © attributed to Olivier Le Moal (Dreamstime.com - ID 39053004)