Pataigin Appoints Deborah Elvins as Strategic Advisor

SEATTLE, WA – 30 March, 2022 – Microbiology diagnostics company Pataigin today appointed Deborah A. Elvins as an advisor to the company on business strategy and other business matters.

Elvins is a retired life sciences lawyer with an extensive life sciences background. That background includes senior roles in two publicly traded biotech companies: VP Legal Affairs at Dendreon and Acting General Counsel for Cascadian Therapeutics. She was also a partner in Adkins Black LLP, a boutique law firm focused on life sciences, where her practice included working directly with senior management on a wide range of legal, regulatory, and business issues. Prior to Adkins Black, Elvins was a partner at Stoel Rives LLP, a large Pacific Northwest law firm where, in addition to her law practice, she held senior management roles with the firm.

“We’re excited to be working with Deborah,” said Pataigin CEO Erik Nilsson. “Her extensive background in forming and growing biotech companies is important in moving Pataigin forward.”