• Vassar College, B.A. neuroscience (2015) cum laude
  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D. (2018) cum laude


  • New York

Michelle Chipetine


Michelle Chipetine is an associate in Crowell & Moring’s New York office and a member of the firm’s Health Care and Intellectual Property groups.

Michelle’s practice focuses on patent and health care litigation and counseling health care entities and not-for-profit corporations on a wide range of regulatory, transactional, and corporate matters. Michelle works with all types of health care entities, including hospitals, pharmacies, laboratories, and health plans, seeking to comply with federal and state laws and regulations, including those related to fraud and abuse, telemedicine, licensing, and reimbursement.

Before joining Crowell & Moring, Michelle graduated cum laude from Fordham University School of Law, where she was actively involved with Fordham’s Neuroscience and Law Center. Michelle also studied neuroscience at Vassar College, where she graduated cum laude.


Admitted to practice: New York

Representative Matters

  • Secured a significant victory (a preliminary injunction against patent infringement through trial) on behalf of Lonza Walkersville, Inc. against Israel-based Adva Biotechnology Ltd. in a case involving point-of-care cell-therapy technology.

Speeches & Presentations

  • "Pending Profanity and Bankruptcy Go Together at the Supreme Court - For Trademarks," Hon. William C. Conner Inn of Court, New York, NY (February 28, 2019). Panelists: Anne Elise Herold Li, Michelle Chipetine, and Brian McGrath.


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Firm News & Announcements

July 22, 2022 Crowell & Moring Advises Amazon in its $3.9 Billion Acquisition of One Medical
January 27, 2022 LITIGATION NOTE: Crowell & Moring Secures Preliminary Injunction for Lonza in Ground-Breaking Cell Therapy Patent Infringement Case
June 3, 2020 LITIGATION NOTE: Crowell & Moring Wins Summary Judgment of Invalidity: Asserted Patent Claims an Abstract Idea Known for Thousands of Years
May 8, 2020 LITIGATION NOTE: Crowell & Moring Wins First-Ever Bench Trial on IPR Estoppel
October 4, 2019 LITIGATION NOTE: Crowell & Moring Client Agilent Successfully Rebuts Preliminary Injunction Because Patent Likely Invalid