Chad Kitchen, PhD, JD
VICE PRESIDENT, LEGAL

Chad Kitchen, PhD, JD

Chad Kitchen, PhD, JD joined Mythic Therapeutics in April 2022 and serves as Vice President, Legal at Mythic Therapeutics. In addition to over 15 years’ experience handling complex Intellectual Property matters, Chad brings legal expertise supporting Clinical and Business Development teams. While his primary mission is to build out and drive strategy for Mythic’s Legal and Intellectual Property functions, Chad provides cross-functional support support to all areas of the business, including Research, Clinical, Operations and G&A .

Before joining Mythic, Chad served in legal positions of increasing responsibility at Merial (acquired by Boehringer Ingelheim in 2017) and Erytech Pharmaceuticals (transformed to Phaxiam Therapeutics in 2022).

Chad earned his bachelor’s degree in molecular and cell biology from Penn State, his Ph.D. from Emory, and his juris doctor from Georgia State. He is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and Georgia and is a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.