Life Sciences

Scientific Knowledge Serves the World – It Deserves Encouragement and Protection

The life sciences sector is booming and shows no signs of slowing.  Due to the large number of players and advancements in the rate of innovation, having proper intellectual property protection is critical to success in this industry.

Life sciences companies of all sizes have unique research and development life cycles that require a thorough understanding of science, business and government regulatory pathways.  Volpe and Koenig’s Life Science Practice Group understands these needs and our life science attorneys collaborate with you to provide effective intellectual property strategies to advance your scientific and business objectives.

Businesses, universities and research organizations of all sizes and prominence have benefited from Volpe and Koenig’s deep experience and vast knowledge of science, technology and the marketplace.

Volpe and Koenig Attorneys Have the Legal and Scientific Experience You Need

In a field where research and development is almost always disproportionately large, and success and profits with new innovations comparatively smaller, it is important to work with attorneys that understand your business objectives and challenges, to develop creative solutions.  Our Life Science Practice Group attorneys understand the science behind your innovations.  With advanced science degrees and research backgrounds in molecular biology, chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, genetics and more, our team has the depth to understand a wide array of scientific disciplines.  Volpe and Koenig is committed to being responsive and providing quick turnaround to protect your IP assets as early as possible.

Our life sciences attorneys also work closely with various universities, start-up companies, and small life science organizations.  Through these relationships we have developed a thorough understanding of the unique capital and general business challenges faced by these organizations.  We are committed to providing effective legal counseling at a reasonable cost and we provide flexible rate structures to suit the needs of this truly life-changing industry.

In addition to securing patent rights, our attorneys also enforce and defend our clients in patent, trademark, and trade secret disputes, whether through litigation, reexamination, or alternative dispute resolution.

Our Industry Strengths

We serve most technologies in the life sciences sector, Volpe and Koenig has particular experience and focus in the following disciplines:

  • Biologics
  • Biosimilars
  • Bioprocess engineering
  • Chemicals
  • Consumer healthcare products
  • Chimeric proteins
  • Delivery Devices
  • Diagnostics
  • Genetics
  • Macromolecular structure
  • Micromolecular structure
  • Pharmaceutical chemistry and formulations
  • Plant genetics, modification, and processing methods
  • Therapeutics
  • Vaccines

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