Protecting biotechnology and pharmaceutical breakthroughs

Our life sciences team includes some of the most experienced and knowledgeable IP professionals in the Boston area. We combine PhD-level life sciences expertise with a deep understanding of the commercial and legal realities that drive business success. From early-stage, venture-funded companies to multinational corporations, biotechnology and pharmaceutical innovators count on our team to help them navigate the complex IP landscape.

Our attorneys have broad expertise in a wide range of cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic technologies, products, and processes.

What we do

  • Plan and manage patent portfolios from early discovery through commercialization
  • Provide strategic counseling that integrates IP issues, such as freedom-to-operate and patentability with technical and competitive issues
  • Counsel clients regarding IP licensing and collaborations
  • Counsel companies, ranging from early stage to multinational, to protect IP assets and facilitate financing, collaboration and partnerships

Professionals

Diana Collazo

Diana M. Collazo, Ph.D

Partner

617-395-7059

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Cathy McCarty

Catherine M. McCarty

Partner

617-395-7087

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David Eric Johnson

David Eric Johnson, Ph.D.

Counsel

617-395-7028

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Sylvia Georges Evangelinos, Ph.D.

Associate

617-395-7015

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Angela M. Grant, Ph.D.

Associate

617-395-7061

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Hannah R. Koyfman, Ph.D.

Associate

617-395-7003

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David Lu, Ph.D.

Associate

617-395-7076

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Ioana Davies, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

617-395-7026

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Angelyn Larkin, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

617-395-7066

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Nathaniel Schafheimer, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

617-395-7041

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Wei Zhang, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

617-395-7005

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Gregory D. Gutierrez, Ph.D.

Technology Specialist

617-395-7036

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