The Barcelona office is located in the Barcelona Science Park (Parc Científic de Barcelona). Catalonia is one of the most significant pharmaceutical and biotech clusters in Europe, with a rapidly growing medical devices sector.
The main focus of our offices in Madrid and Barcelona is to provide quality services in connection with the obtainment and enforcement of intellectual property rights in Spain, in particular in the field of life sciences, including biotechnology, biomedicine, bioinformatics, pharmaceuticals, chemistry, and medical technology. Our teams in Madrid and Barcelona handle the drafting of applications and represent you before the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office in patent grant and opposition proceedings. They can also provide you with expert advice on validity, patent infringement, freedom-to-operate, due diligence, Supplementary Protection Certificates and IP strategies.
The Barcelona office is an independent entity that acts in cooperation with HOFFMANN EITLE PartmbB (see Legal Notice for details).