Our experts – aligned with your developments 

Professional diversity, excellent connections, and practical experience gathered from years of biochemistry research enable our international biotechnology team to quickly and precisely identify your goals and how to achieve them. We will always give you a realistic assessment of your chances of obtaining a patent in the field of biotechnology. Be it validity or infringement matters, due diligence inspections or freedom-to-operate opinions, our thorough analyses lay the foundation for successful proceedings and finalisation of contracts.

Our expertise

  • CRISPR/Cas
  • Next Generation Sequencing
  • RNA therapeutics
  • Antibodies/biologics/biosimilars
  • Metabolic engineering
  • Medicaments
  • Stem cells
  • Vaccines
  • Bioassays
  • Biodiagnostics
  • Genetic engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Enzyme production
  • Medical technology
  • Interdisciplinary applications, e.g. bioinformatics

"The team has a remarkable ability to unify IP and business acumen and provide appropriate support."

Precision and perspective

HOFFMANN EITLE is one of the top firms in Europe for opposition and nullity proceedings. Our extensive experience with the potential strengths and weaknesses of patents is also reflected in our skilled drafting of patent applications and commercially relevant claims. Our biotechnology attorneys work judiciously and precisely, negotiating obstacles presented by the prior art while remaining within the scope of the original disclosure.

our services for patents

Patente für Biotechnologie bei HOFFMANN EITLE

Contact person for Biotechnology

Nadja Muncke

Dr. rer. nat., State Examination in Biology and Chemistry, British, Irish and European Patent Attorney

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James Ogle

Ph.D., Dipl.-Biochem., British and European Patent Attorney

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Joachim Renken

Dr. rer. nat., Dipl.-Chem., German and European Patent Attorney

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Andreas Stefferl

Dr. rer. nat., Mag. rer. nat. (Biology), German and European Patent Attorney

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Leonard L. Werner-Jones

Dr. (Biology), B.A. (Biology), German and European Patent Attorney, UPC Representative

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Biotechnology – overview of services

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