Sherman Patent Search Group continues to bolster its expertise, adding Sonia Kumar, PhD to its powerhouse team

Sherman Patent Search Group, a leader in patent searches for large corporations, law firms, inventors and universities, continues its summer of growth by adding Sonia Kumar to its venerated patent search team.


Kumar’s deep knowledge and ongoing scientific curiosity in the fields of anatomic pathology, hematology, oncology, immunology and in vitro diagnostics will play a key role in SPSG’s growing diversity of expertise. A biomedical engineer by training, Kumar received her B.S. in Biomedical Engineering at Northwestern University, followed by her PhD in the same field at the University of Texas at Austin.

Sonia Kumar, PhD, joins the SPSG team.

Sonia Kumar, PhD, joins the SPSG team.

“Sonia will play an important role in our strategic growth in biotech, life sciences, and medical devices. Sonia’s ‘quality-first’ mindset combined with her impressive technical background make her a perfect fit for our team,” said Eugene Lhymn, CEO of SPSG. “As SPSG continues to secure large corporate search agreements, Sonia’s expertise and leadership will be critically important. We are thrilled to have her on-board.” With 10+ years of experience in managing biomarker assay programs across a wide range of technology platforms and disease states, Kumar will be instrumental in expanding SPSG’s expansion into new and exciting markets.

Kumar resides just outside of Boston, MA with her husband and two sons. Outside of SPSG, she enjoys throwing dinner parties and traveling.

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Larissa Lewis