Life Sciences Intellectual Property



Our Life Sciences team provides clients with practical and timely solutions, working as strategic partners and offering integrated services. We leverage the strength and experience of one of the fastest-growing intellectual property practices in the country, which includes professionals with degrees in the life sciences, including a number of Masters and Ph.D. holders.

Among our clients are leading and enterprising companies in a variety of sectors including pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, diagnostics, health IT, and drug development, as well as universities and clinical research organizations (CROs).

Also, for decades, our IP attorneys have supported our clients in building and developing research partnerships with leading colleges and universities to negotiate collaborative license and development agreements to both protect and help promote tomorrow’s health solutions.

IP attorneys in our Life Sciences group serve in a variety of roles from negotiators to strategic advisers to patent counsel and beyond.

We protect innovations in the life sciences from inception all the way through to the successful launch of a commercial product, via the patent process, and help our clients realize the value and potential of their developments, via the licensing and monetization process.

  • We provide clients strategy and counseling to facilitate meaningful and productive partnerships, including use of collaboration and licensing agreements with universities or industry partners.
  • Life sciences clients trust Dinsmore for their patent preparation and prosecution skills and their patent portfolio strategy.
  • We help our clients leverage the best position in their respective markets, including conducting and advising on patent landscape and freedom-to-operate studies.
  • We serve as strategic partners in the due diligence process for funding rounds and merger and acquisition activity.