IPLL helps clients with developing chemical patent portfolios to build a solid business foundation, ultimately increasing market value. We prepare and prosecute patent applications while coordinating with foreign associates to obtain patents and maintain consistency in protection abroad. Our chemical patent attorneys conduct risk, validity and infringement analysis in counseling as to whether patent properties should be appropriately enforced, the likelihood of infringement and how to steer clear of potential infringement.

We represent businesses involved in developing new chemical compounds, products based on chemistry and materials science, chemical processes, polymers and polymer processing technology, and the methods of synthesizing, purifying and using chemicals and materials for intermediates and final products.

We cover these areas of the chemical industry:

• Analytical Chemistry
• Ceramics
• Coatings
• Environmental Chemistry
• Food Chemistry
• Fuel Additives
• Nanotechnology
• Nutraceuticals
• Organic Synthesis
• Paints and Abrasives
• Pesticides & Herbicides
• Polymers

Our related practice areas include:

• Banking and Finance
• Contracts
• Licensing and IP Transactions
• Life Sciences
• Patents
• Patent Litigation
• Intellectual Property Litigation
• Strategic IP Counseling