Biotechnology

The biotech field is rapidly expanding and our team is at the forefront delivering commercially relevant expertise.

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About

Biotechnology is rapidly expanding beyond life sciences and chemistry into the fields of IT, materials science and nanotechnology.

Shelston IP is widely recognised for its expertise in biotechnology.  Our biotechnology practice includes PhD-qualified patent attorneys with international research experience working alongside a team of scientifically-trained and medically-qualified patent litigators.

We act for universities and research organisations through to listed biotech companies and global corporations. From biologics and small molecules to synthetic biology and genomics, our attorneys are subject matter experts who will quickly grasp new technologies and at all times maintain a commercial focus. Our clients rely on us to provide practical, efficient solutions to complex legal challenges.

As the biotech industry continues to expand, we continue to grow our expertise and depth in line with new scientific innovations.  Our biotechnology team comprises attorneys with relevant, in-demand expertise who, where appropriate, work alongside colleagues in adjacent practice groups, including Chemistry, Materials and Software.