Sagar L. Antala



  • J.D., Franklin Pierce School of Law, Concord, NH
  • PhD, Biochemistry, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA
  • MS, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY
  • B.Pharm, JSS College of Pharmacy, India
  • Admitted to the MA bar in 2019
  • Registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Sagar concentrates his practice in the areas of biotechnology, chemistry, pharmaceuticals and biomedical devices, performing domestic and international patent preparation and prosecution, as well as clearance studies.

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While in law school, Sagar focused his studies in intellectual property, taking courses in patent law, patent preparation and prosecution, patent office litigation, BioInnovation research collaboration and the law, fundamentals of intellectual property, intellectual property management, and technology licensing. 

Sagar’s doctoral research was focused on structural and functional characterization of the human transmembrane protein ZIP4. Sagar used numerous biochemical and biophysical tools including transport assay, fluorescence spectroscopy, circular dichroism, atomic absorption spectroscopy, and computational modeling for his research.

Sagar joined Servilla Whitney in 2020.  Prior to joining, Sagar worked as a patent professional for a Massachusetts based agriculture bioscience company. Sagar has experience in IP due diligence, freedom-to-operate analysis, patent landscape analysis and trademark prosecution. 

Outside of work, Sagar enjoys traveling.