Life science companies require IP counsel with expertise that bridges science, law and business. Oblon’s Life Sciences Practice Group is designed to anticipate the needs of these companies and provide the necessary counsel for securing IP protection, in tandem with navigating regulatory hurdles of critical importance in this industry. Our patent agents and attorneys have a wide range of scientific, government and industry experience: as scientists, consultants, patent examiners and PTAB judges. Our professionals are adept at small and large-scale IP portfolio management and will advise your company based on strategic competitor research findings as well as a full market analysis.

For life science companies in the commercialization phase, Oblon’s Life Sciences team offers experience in collaboration and licensing agreements, as well as counseling regarding freedom to operate in the marketplace. All of Oblon’s Life Science members have a scientific background, and many hold doctorates in biological and chemical disciplines.