James B. Surber

Assistant Vice Chancellor and Associate General Counsel

Medical School Campus

Assistant: Sandra L. Compton

Practice Areas:

  • Business Transactions & Contracting
  • Clinical Trial Contracting
  • Intellectual Property
  • IP Licensing
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Sponsored Research

Education and Professional Experience


  • B.S. Truman State University
  • M.S. University of Missouri
  • J.D. Saint Louis University School of Law


  • Associate, Bryan Cave LLP


  • Missouri
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office

Professional Associations:

  • American Bar Association