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


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


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


Worked at Wyatt, Gerber, Burke & Badie, LLP (New York, NY) specializing in Patent, Trademark, Unfair Competition, Antitrust and Copyright Law. Admitted to the bar, 1958, New York. 1971, New Jersey.

A full service intellectual property law firm, founded in 1970, Wyatt, Gerber, Burke & Badie offers complete services in litigation and counseling matters as well as in obtaining patents, trademark and copyright registrations, protecting trade secrets, licensing, etc.

In addition, the firm renders patent and trademark opinions, represents clients in connection with the intellectual property aspects of corporate transactions, and prepares a variety of agreements such as technology transfer, patent, trademark and other licenses.


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


Married Sarah T. Lynch, July 29, 1967. Children: Patrick, Eileen.