Biotechnology & Life Sciences

Biotechnology and Life Sciences is one of the most challenging areas of patent law, with frequent changes in standards of patentability and obviousness.

ABG has one of Spain’s largest team of specialists in biotech and life sciences. Patent attorneys with Ph. D degrees in molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry, medical microbiology, molecular genetics, immunology, and virology and hands-on research experience. They have a solid experience providing clients with practical, legal and strategic advice on managing their Intellectual Property.

Our attorneys provide patentability studies, draft and prosecute patent applications worldwide, file and defend against oppositions, prepare of Freedom to Operate reports, and know how to protect plant variety rights. Our clients include startups, SMEs and publicly traded companies, as well as academic and research institutions.

Our specialists in this category

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Agustín Alconada

Agustín Alconada

Partner

Agustín joined ABG in 2007 and is a partner in the biotechnology department.

Irene Vázquez

Irene Vázquez

Associate

Irene joined ABG in 2009 and is an associate in the biotechnology department.

María Corral

María Corral

Patent Adviser

María joined ABG in 2012 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.

Guillermo Menéndez

Guillermo Menéndez

Patent Adviser

Guillermo joined ABG in 2015 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.

Gemma Muruais

Gemma Muruais

Patent Adviser

Gemma joined ABG in 2010 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department

Ana María de Lucas

Ana María de Lucas

Patent Adviser

Ana María joined ABG in 2017 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.

Marina García

Marina García

Patent Adviser

Marina joined ABG in 2017 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.