Chemistry, Pharmaceutical & Chemical Engineering

Beck Greener has real strength and reputation in the chemical, pharmaceutical and chemical engineering fields.
The firm has been active for many years in running significant patent portfolios for large multinational chemical corporations, as well as in acting for universities and start-up companies in this technical area. We have comprehensive experience of handling oppositions and appeals at the European Patent Office, with a high success rate.
Chambers & Partners UK 2021 state that "Beck Greener is obviously a leader in their field, a known expert in chemistry and it's reassuring that their advice and work is more than likely to lead to a successful outcome".
Our attorneys have particular expertise in fields including chemical synthesis, chemical instrumentation, polymers, catalysts, air and gas processing, “green” energy, separation techniques, semiconductor manufacturing, printing technology and packaging materials.
In the pharmaceutical field, our work includes pharmaceuticals and medical treatments, new pharmaceutical products and drug delivery formulations, medical devices and packaged gases.  We have particular interest in the areas of gastrointestinal drug delivery and glucose sensors.
The strength of our work in this sector is built on meetings with clients, where we play the role of strategic adviser, followed by detailed discussion at all technical levels, preparation of evidence and arguments, and, finally, carefully prepared advocacy.  Our work demonstrates many of the hallmark strengths of our high level patents capability.
The Chemistry, Pharmaceutical and Chemical Engineering team includes:
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