Chief IP counsel
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
As chief IP counsel and associate general counsel at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK), Shilpi Banerjee’s practice includes oversight of patent matters and agreements related to the research enterprise at MSK. She is also responsible for transactional, licensing, and litigation matters related to the research institute’s IP. Before joining MSK in 2013, Banerjee served as counsel and chair of the research and education practice group at the Cleveland Clinic. She spent several years in private practice at Ropes and Gray and at Sidley Austin, where she focused on patent prosecution and patent litigation.