Chemistry & Materials

Our team of patent attorneys has a solid knowledge and experience in technical areas like Chemistry, Materials and Pharmaceuticals. Having PhDs or experience acquired in industry or postdoctoral positions, they have the tools to understand and solve complex problems in this area of science.

Chemistry

Our team of patent attorneys has a deep understanding of organic, organometallic and polymer chemistry, electrochemistry, chemical engineering and petrochemicals. They combine this understanding with their IP knowledge and experience to provide quality and effective service to a wide range of industries.

Our clients come from diverse sectors such as petroleum refining, plastics, photolithography, pulp and paper, explosives, natural products, chemical synthesis & processes, etc.

We have successfully advised our clients in relation to the recycling of polyurethanes, functionalised rubbers, gasoline additives, printing plates and pigments based on metallic complexes.

Materials

Following an impressive development in recent years, Material science has become the basis of important innovations: nanomaterials, LEDs, security and RFID markers, biomaterials, ceramics, graphene, etc.

Our specialised patent attorneys have successfully advised clients in projects relating to graphene materials, digital enamel inks, composite materials for aircrafts, cellulose nanofibers, synthesis of nanowires, Atomic Quantum Clusters (AQCs) or RAMAN security markers.

Our specialists in this category

AllManaging partnerPartnerAssociatePatent Adviser
Juan Arias

Juan Arias

Managing partner

Juan founded ABG in 2003. He has more than 25 years of patent experience.

Francisco Bernardo

Francisco Bernardo

Managing Partner

Francisco founded ABG in 2003 and is Managing Partner. He is a qualified European Patent Attorney (EQE, 2004).

Enric Carbonell

Enric Carbonell

Partner

Enric joined ABG in 2007 and is partner in charge of the Barcelona office and has twenty-five years of patent experience.

Almudena Fernández

Almudena Fernández

Partner

Almudena joined ABG in 2004 and is a partner in the chemistry department

Tomás Llamas

Tomás Llamas

Associate

Tomás joined ABG in 2007 and is an associate in the chemistry department.

Marta Rodríguez

Marta Rodríguez

Associate

Marta joined ABG in 2008 and is an associate in the chemistry department.

Sofía Petterson

Sofia Pettersson

Associate

Sofia joined ABG in 2010 and is an associate in the chemistry department.

Iain A. McGeoch

Iain A. McGeoch

Associate

Iain joined ABG in 2014 and is associate and responsible for the running of ABG’s Basque Country office in Bilbao.

André Santos

André Santos

Patent Adviser

André joined ABG in 2016 and is a patent adviser in the chemistry department.

Virginia Gómez

Virginia Gómez

Patent Adviser

Virginia joined ABG in 2017 as a patent adviser in the chemistry department.

Alexandre Pinto

Alexandre Pinto

Patent Adviser

Alexandre joined ABG in October 2018 as a patent adviser in the chemistry department in our Barcelona office.