Randy Berholtz
Randy Berholtz
Adjunct Professor
J.D., Yale Law School;
M.Litt. Oxford University (Rhodes Scholar);
B.A., Cornell University, summa cum laude
Phone: (858) 205-5091

Professor Randy Berholtz is the Acting General Counsel and Secretary, Innovus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He is also the Vice President, Programs for the San Diego Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, on the Advisory Council of the Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences at the Claremont Colleges and the co-founder of Law Business World, Inc.


Formerly, Professor Berholtz was the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Apricus Biosciences, Inc.; Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of ACON Laboratories, Inc.; Acting General Counsel and Secretary of Nanogen, Inc.; and Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel of Inglewood Ventures, L.P.


Courses include:

Biotechnology Law, Technology Law Externship, Contracts Drafting and Patent Law Adjudication. Previously taught in TJSL Summer Study Abroad China Program (2 years).


  • April 13, 2015
    On Friday, April 10, 2015, Thomas Jefferson School of Law IP Honors Students presented ‘Fulfilling the Commercialization of the Bayh-Dole Act,...
  • April 24, 2014
    Adjunct Professor Randy Berholtz and five IP Fellows, have been conducting research to create a patent filing strategy guide for patent attorneys...
  • April 4, 2014
    On Friday, April 11, 2014, Professor Randy Berholtz and a Research Team of IP Fellows will host a symposium for patent attorneys and students to hear...
  • October 1, 2013
    By Katherine MacFarlane (3L)   Thomas Jefferson School of Law Adjunct Professor Randy Berholtz and his team of Intellectual Property Fellows...
  • IP Practicum
    June 14, 2013
    Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s groundbreaking IP Practicum has just completed its first three-week run and has been a major success.  ...


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