Life Sciences

The Stoel Rives Life Science team is comprised of knowledgeable attorneys with specific experience in a wide range of life science technologies, from medical devices to molecular genetics. Clients of all sizes look to our interdisciplinary team for a unique combination of technical proficiency, industry experience and legal knowledge. Because Stoel Rives is a multipractice law firm, our attorneys handle a full spectrum of intellectual property and corporate legal matters. Whether your organization is a start-up or an established giant in its field, we can readily provide cost-effective and customized legal services to meet your specific needs.
In a world of rapidly evolving technologies, staying ahead of the curve is critical. Our Life Science attorneys not only draw on their many years of industry experience, they also look ahead and understand scientific, business and legal trends. Each member of our Life Science team has strengths in different scientific disciplines, and as a whole, our team reflects the diverse makeup of the life science industry. Stoel Rives also has well-established relationships in many industries outside the life sciences, and we can help our clients form productive partnerships.

From inception and early stage research, through development, marketing and lifecycle management, Stoel Rives can help you achieve and maintain commercially significant patent protection. Our lawyers are experienced in the growth and management of complex U.S. and international patent portfolios pertaining to pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device technologies at all stages of development. Our lawyers are also skilled in counseling clients regarding patent infringement and validity, and should the need arise, our experienced intellectual property litigators can help enforce your patent rights or defend against allegations of infringement.

Technology , Licensing, Development and Distribution
Stoel Rives can help with the negotiation, execution and enforcement of agreements you need to bring your products to market, develop new technology, or access or transfer existing technology. We assist our clients with licenses and assignments pertaining to all forms of intellectual property, including patents, trade secrets, know-how, and trademarks. In addition, our lawyers have assisted clients in the formation of numerous joint ventures and strategic alliances, and we have the expertise required to organize and restructure national and international distribution networks to suit you business needs.

Business Services
Whether your organization is a start-up company or an established giant in its field, Stoel Rives can provide counsel that will help achieve your business, financial and personal objectives. We have extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, financings, SEC reporting, tender offers, takeover attempts and other extraordinary corporate transactions involving public companies. We also advise the owners and managers of private and closely held businesses on a full range of legal issues, and we regularly counsel parties involved in the creation, management and financing of emerging businesses.

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