Melinda P. Rudolph



(215) 665-4610

(215) 665-2013

Mindy focuses on the commercial and operational issues faced by companies in the life sciences industries. She advises companies and service providers on matters relating to licensing, development, and marketing of technology and products, manufacturing and distribution products, university licensing, research and development collaborations, outsourcing of operational activities, clinical studies, and contract research organization agreements. She has represented companies in both private practice and as in-house counsel, works routinely on multinational transactions, and served as the general counsel of a publicly traded biotechnology company. 

Mindy was named one of Philadelphia Business Journal's 2017 Women of Distinction for her professional achievement, dedication to mentorship, and community involvement in the Philadelphia region.

Mindy earned her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and her B.A., cum laude, in history and American civilization from the University of Pennsylvania. 



Cozen O’Connor’s Melinda Rudolph named a 2017 "Women of Distinction" by the Philadelphia Business Journal

November 02, 2017

Melinda Rudolph, a member of Cozen O’Connor’s Corporate Practice Group, has been selected as a 2017 Women of Distinction by the Philadelphia Business Journal.

Cozen O’Connor Strengthens Life Sciences Offerings with New Addition to Corporate Practice Group

July 11, 2017

Cozen O’Connor is pleased to welcome Melinda Rudolph to the firm as a member. Rudolph joins the firm’s Corporate Practice Group and is resident in the Philadelphia office.

Events & Seminars

Past Events

The Truth & Debunking Myths About Life Science Exits

October 24, 2019 - Philadelphia, PA

Health Law 2019

December 05, 2018 - Philadelphia, PA

2017 Health Law Year In Review

December 06, 2017 - Philadelphia, PA


  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 1986
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A.
  • Pennsylvania