Areas of industrial expertise

Industrial Chemistry

Our industrial chemistry practice group includes patent agents, chemists, engineers and lawyers who conduct patentability and landscape searches and draft and prosecute patent and industrial design applications as well as trademark and copyright applications. They also render patent validity and infringement opinions.

With considerable experience in diverse technical areas from carbon capture to polymer manufacturing to advanced hydrocarbon recovery, members of this team also prepare patent validity and infringement opinions on technology of this field.

Our industrial chemistry professionals offer a wide range of services related to patents and IP legal counselling with respect to industrial chemical inventions related to large-scale chemical production, environmental such as technologies aimed at reducing negative impacts on the environment, water, air and soil and clean-tech methods focusing particularly on renewable energy, greenhouse gas emissions reductions and biofuels, bio-processing and bio-products, life sciences manufacturing, as well as mining and petrochemical processing. The industrial chemistry group is called upon to contribute its expertise to patent valuation and due diligence related to pilot or commercial scale projects as well as the transfer, acquisition and financing of companies.