Chemistry & Biotechnology Patent Attorneys
Jenkins, Taylor & Hunt has extensive experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications across the varied fields of technology included within biotechnology and the life sciences.
The members of our biotechnology practice group have diverse scientific backgrounds – including biochemistry, chemistry, organic chemistry, animal science and genetics –which facilitate our ability to assist clients in protecting their technologies.
In addition to preparing and prosecuting patent applications, we provide assistance in preparing patentability opinions; evaluating enforcement options for patents obtained by clients; and conducting infringement/non-infringement, validity/invalidity and freedom-to-operate investigations and analyses.
We also coordinate the drafting, filing and prosecution of patent applications outside the United States, and work closely with clients and foreign counsel to optimize protection for biotechnology and chemical inventions outside the United States – which can call for widely varying approaches, depending on the nature of the technology.
JTH has worked with a variety of clients in obtaining patent protection on technologies in many areas, including:
- medical biotechnology
- agricultural biotechnology
- personalized medicine
- pharmaceutical chemistry
- scintillation materials and methods
- chemical engineering
- environmental technologies
- polymer chemistry
- textile chemistry
- pulp and paper science
- green technologies
- food science
- polymer films
- molecular biology
- medical devices