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Donald Joseph Perrella

Donald Joseph Perrella, American lawyer. Achievements include patents relating to penicillin and cephalosporin antibiotics. Member Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association (board directors since 1989).

Background

  • Perrella, Donald Joseph was born on August 29, 1928 in Brooklyn. Son of Patrick J. and Kathleen V. (Morris) Perrella.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, St. John's University, New York City, 1950. Juris Doctor, New York Law School, 1958.

    Career

    • Senior patent attorney Squibb Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1969-1974. Assistant patent counsel Merck & Company, Inc., Rahway, since 1974.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents relating to penicillin and cephalosporin antibiotics.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association (board directors since 1989).

    Connections

    • Married Sarah T. Lynch, July 29, 1967. Children: Patrick, Eileen.
    • father: Patrick J. Perrella
    • mother: Kathleen V. (Morris) Perrella
    • spouse: Sarah T. Lynch
    • children: Patrick Perrella
    • Eileen Perrella
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