Leading life sciences IP experts
Technical and legal capabilities accurately matched to your needs
Intellectual property is a critical asset in the life sciences sector. With Marks & Clerk, you work with leading life science experts, whose technical and legal capabilities are accurately matched to your needs. People who understand your world and are experienced in identifying, protecting, enforcing and maximising the value of IP rights for life sciences businesses.
Technical and sector expertise
Marks & Clerk has a large team of leading life science experts. The size of our team means that we have extensive expertise in all life science technical areas, including small molecules, biologics, molecular biology, gene therapy, virology, plant biotechnology, vaccines, wounds, immunology, bioinformatics and diagnostic methods.
We also have expertise in all other exclusivities particular to the life sciences sector, including:
- supplementary protection certificates (SPCs) for medicinal and plant protection products
- patent term extensions
- regulatory exclusivities
- plant variety rights.