CHICAGO -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP, an intellectual property law firm, was named “Biotechnology Law Firm of the Year” by Lawyer Monthly Magazine Legal Awards 2013. The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognize the achievements of lawyers, law firms and associated legal professionals whose knowledge and expertise continue to influence the wider profession. Winning firms were selected for their demonstration of professional achievement and excellence in their jurisdiction and sector of practice, and only 22 firms in the United States were recognized with this prestigious honor.
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun’s large Biotechnology Group includes lawyers and patent agents with broad experience in a variety of biotechnology disciplines, including: DNA, RNA, vaccine, protein, and antibody therapeutics and diagnostics; cell-based and viral therapeutics; drug and gene therapy delivery vehicles; plant biotechnology; industrial technology and research platforms; nanotechnology and interdisciplinary inventions. The Firm’s professionals are skilled at providing patent counseling relating to the interface between patents, clinical product development, FDA regulations and regulatory exclusivity.
The Firm is experienced in traditional, chemical-based pharmaceuticals, formulations, and delivery technologies. The Firm has procured, enforced and/or defended patents for biotech companies relating to a number of billion-dollar biologic or pharmaceutical products and handled key patents for clients covering more than a dozen different commercially marketed products and numerous clinical trial candidates.
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About Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP is exclusively focused on intellectual property law, and works with clients to protect, enforce, and transfer their intellectual property assets throughout the world. Nearly half of the Firm’s professionals have been in-house as general counsel, patent counsel, technology transfer managers, scientists, engineers, or consultants. The Firm’s attorneys have the talent and experience to develop and execute intellectual property strategies and comprehensive IP solutions. The Firm represents Fortune 250 corporations, multinational businesses, start-up organizations, and non-profits. Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP is ranked as a top intellectual property law firm by Chambers USA, U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, as well as Corporate Counsel, Managing IP, Fortune, Intellectual Property Today, and Intellectual Asset Management magazines. Learn more at www.marshallip.com.