Rob joined atai Life Science in 2022 and has over 35 years of experience in intellectual property in the pharmaceutical industry. Rob was a partner at Arent Fox, Hunton & Williams and Burns, Doane starting in 1984. Rob has a B.S.degree in Chemical Engineering (Biochemical Option) from Rutgers University College of Engineering, a J.D. from American University, Washington College of Law and an M.S. in Agriculture and Life Sciences from Virginia Polytech Institute.