Main Menu


Megan Gibson is a member of the intellectual property practice group and a Registered Patent Attorney.  She focuses her practice on patent prosecution and other aspects of intellectual property.

Prior to law school Dr. Gibson completed a PhD in Biology at the University of Louisville, where she utilized molecular, genetic, and classical microbiological techniques to investigate the biogeography of microorganisms.  In particular, her work focused on the genus Pseudomonas in the human home environment.  While working on her PhD, Dr. Gibson taught introductory biology and microbiology laboratory courses, and worked as a research assistant.

Honors & Awards

IP Stars, Rising Star, 2019

Kentucky Super Lawyers®, Kentucky Rising Stars®, Intellectual Property, 2018-2020

Class Awards: Trademark Law (Fall 2014); Genetics and the Law (Fall 2014); Basic Legal Skills (Spring 2014); Contracts I (Fall 2013) 





  • Kentucky, 2016
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office


University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2016

University of Louisville, PhD Biology, 2013 (Dissertation: Recovery and Biogeography of Pseudomonas and Burkholderia species from the Human Home)

University of Louisville, B.A. Biology, magna cum laude, 2008  

Back to Page