BSc (Chem), 2002
Andrea Gabert was born and raised in Burnaby, BC, and graduated from Simon Fraser University in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science (Co-operative Education Program). Andrea majored in chemistry and conducted undergraduate research with Professor D. Leznoff and Professor J. Clyburne in the area of organometallic chemistry. During her time at SFU, Andrea conducted a number of semesters of research at outside companies via the Co-operative Education Program and also worked part-time at the SFU Library and Bookstore. Andrea then obtained her doctorate degree from MIT under the supervision of Professor Richard R. Schrock. Following graduation from MIT, Andrea joined Wolf, Greenfield, & Sacks, P.C., a boutique intellectual property law firm located in Boston, Massachusetts. As a technology specialist, Andrea assisted the firm in patent prosecution, including preparing patent applications and evaluating intellectual property portfolios of clients. Concurrently, Andrea was attending evening law school at Suffolk University Law School. Andrea was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 2012 and is now an associate with Wolf Greenfield. She currently lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with her husband and son.