Chemical Engineering

A far-reaching discipline focused on the engineering processes and chemistry behind converting raw materials to everyday products.

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Chemical Engineering is a far-reaching discipline focussed on the engineering processes and chemistry behind converting raw materials to everyday products.

Its combination of multiple broad fields including chemistry, biotechnology, process control and economics makes chemical engineering the X-factor when delivering a project or bringing a new product to market.

Shelston IP’s chemical engineering group comprises highly qualified attorneys and lawyers experienced in securing and managing IP rights for a diverse range of clients, from individual inventors and SMEs through to leading Australian research institutions and multinational firms.

Members of our team have extensive industry experience working in, and advising on, fields including minerals processing, product research and development and semiconductor manufacture. This allows us to advise and practice across a broad range of commercial situations where chemical engineering technologies are applied.

Our expertise extends well beyond the creation and enforcement of IP rights. The team also leads in advising clients on comprehensive IP strategies including commercialisation considerations such as their freedom to operate with respect to the IP landscape for chemical and industrial processes, process control systems and production technologies both in Australia and internationally. Members of our team are ready to serve your chemical engineering IP needs.