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 experience in IP

Francisco Bernardo

Francisco Bernardo

Managing Partner

Francisco founded ABG in 2003 and is Managing Partner. He has 30 years of experience in IP

Enric Carbonell

Enric Carbonell

Partner

Enric is European Patent Attorney and is partner in charge of the Barcelona office. He has more than 25 years of experience in IP

Almudena Fernández

Almudena Fernández

Partner

Almudena is European Patent Attorney. She holds a PhD in Chemistry and is a partner in the Chemistry & Materials and Pharma Departments

Tomás Llamas

Tomás Llamas

Associate

Tomás is European Patent Attorney since 2012. He holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry and is an associate in the Chemistry & Materials Department

Marta Rodríguez

Marta Rodríguez

Associate

Marta is an European Patent Attorney and Spanish Patent and Trademark Agent. She is an associate in the Chemistry & Materials Department

Sofía Petterson

Sofia Pettersson

Associate

Sofia is European Patent Attorney (EQE, 2015). She holds a PhD in Chemistry and is an associate in the Chemistry & Materiales Department

Iain A. McGeoch

Iain A. McGeoch

Associate

Iain is European Patent Attorney and holds a M.Sc. in Medicinal Chemistry.He is an associate and responsible for ABG’s Basque Country office

André Santos

André Santos

Patent Adviser

André holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry. He joined ABG in 2016 and is a patent adviser in the Chemistry and Pharma Departments

Virginia Gómez

Virginia Gómez

Patent Adviser

Virginia is Spanish Patent and Trademark Agent and she holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering