Dr. Alyson Wooten is a director in the BRG Health Analytics practice. She has over eighteen years of experience as a pharmacist, Medical Information Specialist, and legal advisor, advising on a variety of pharmacy and pharmaceutical operations matters, as well as matters involving regulatory, intellectual property, compliance, litigation, and transactional issues, with emphasis in pharmaceutical and medical device products.

Drawing upon her retail, hospital, and pharmaceutical industry experience, Dr. Wooten has assisted numerous retail, mail order, specialty and hospital pharmacies, and pharmaceutical and medical device companies on operational and regulatory matters, including: medical affairs support, clinical development programs, corporate integrity agreements, promotional and sales training materials, safe harbor issues, pharmacy services agreements, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), fraud waste and abuse, medical device tracking, and due diligence projects for patent and investment portfolios.

Dr. Wooten focuses on assisting pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device manufacturers, pharmacies, and pharmacy benefit managers facing litigation, compliance issues, disputes, investigations, pharmaceutical pre-clinical and clinical development contracts, and regulatory matters.  She has significant experience in the areas of regulatory compliance, contracting, coupon programs, Controlled Substance Act requirements, and pedigree. She is also intimately familiar with the acquisition, synthesis, analysis, and reporting of large data sets of clinical trial data, pharmaceutical sales data, rebate and discount data, survey data, market data, and regulatory compliance data.

Employment History

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Intellectual property counsel
2007 – 2019

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, School of Pharmacy
Adjunct professor
2013 – 2016

Patent agent
2006 – 2007

Medical information specialist and medical communication scientist
2001 – 2006

CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacist/pharmacy technician
1996 – 2002

Betsy Johnson Memorial Hospital
Pharmacy technician

Professional Affiliations

Registered Pharmacist, State of North Carolina

Registered Patent Attorney/Agent, United States Patent and Trademark Office

Bar Admissions: Georgia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey

Community/Civic Involvement

Metropolitan Counseling Services, Board of Directors, Chairman

Georgia Law Center for the Homeless

Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, Volunteer Attorney

Areas of Expertise


Temple University

Campbell University
Doctor of Pharmacy (magna cum laude)


Recipient of the 2019 Pro Bono Freedom Award

Leadership Buckhead, Class of 2019