Company Advisors

Judy Gordon, DVM

Company Advisor, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs

Dr. Judy Gordon has over 25 years of ophthalmic industry experience and is arguably the country’s leading clinical and regulatory affairs specialist in ophthalmic medical devices. Early on in her career, Dr. Gordon was with Chiron Vision, a division of Chiron Corporation, from the company’s founding in 1986 through its acquisition by Bausch & Lomb in 1997.

Mika Mayer

Company Advisor, Intellectual Property

Dr Mika Mayer is a Partner at Cooley LLP and is one of the most sought-after patent lawyers in the medical device, drug delivery, and pharmaceutical fields. Mika develops IP strategies and prosecutes patent applications with a laser focus on protecting her clients’ interests and maximizing their value and commercial success.

Stephen Thau

Company Advisor, Corporate Counsel

Stephen Thau is a Partner at Morrison & Foerster and has been recognized as one of the top biotech attorneys in California. His practice focuses on the representation of life sciences and medical device companies in transactional matters, including merger and acquisition, licensing and collaborations, strategic alliances, public offerings, and equity and debt financings.