European and Chartered Patent Attorneys





Life Sciences

Biotechnology and Life Sciences

The jewel in the crown of our practice, our team has unrivalled experience in this field.

Specific areas in which our team have worked in the past include:

  • Oligonucleotide arrays
  • PCR-based and antibody-based assay technologies
  • Genetics
  • Genomics
  • Molecular biology
  • Biofuels
  • Point-of-care testing devices
  • Patent populations
  • Detection systems using nucleic acid tag and probe array combinations
  • Stem cell preparation
  • Immunogenic peptides
  • Further medical uses of antibodies.  

In addition to securing protection and advising on lifecycle management in the field of biotechnology, our attorneys also prepare prepare due diligence reports, especially for use in connection with company acquisitions, licensing transactions, and fund raisings.

Contentious proceedings regularly arise in this highly competitive field and our collective experience in handling oppositions and appeals before the European Patent Office is second to none. We also have vast experience of providing advice on infringement, invalidity, and launch strategies.