Northern California Patent Lawyer
Protecting Intellectual Property for Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Companies
Providing adequate protection for key intellectual property assets can be a difficult but necessary step in ensuring the success of your business. Whether you need assistance obtaining and protecting patent rights or require strategic management of intellectual property assets, the assistance of an experienced and knowledgeable patent attorney may be invaluable to your company's bottom line and place in the highly competitive business world.
For more than a decade, Karen E. Flick has been advising start-up and technology companies on how to protect their valuable innovations and core technology. Working collaboratively with clients, the Law Offices of Karen E. Flick provides cost-effective intellectual property legal guidance to clients in a variety of technical fields including protein chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences, oncology, immunology, pharmaceutical formulations and the application of computer-based methods to biological problems.
Prior to embarking on her legal career, Dr. Flick performed graduate and post-graduate research focusing on structure-based drug design and X-Ray diffraction analysis of DNA-binding proteins and enzymes. Dr. Flick earned her PhD in biochemistry from the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology at the University of California, Berkeley and graduated magna cum laude with a BA in Biochemical Sciences from Harvard College. Her technical knowledge of chemical, biotech and pharmaceutical research, combined with her legal degree from UC Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law and legal experience in patent law allows her to provide the intellectual property law guidance needed to address even the most complicated patent matters.
Representing Entities Worldwide for More than 10 Years
Admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and in the state of California, Dr. Flick assists clients worldwide with the complex process of researching, obtaining, and prosecuting patents for products and inventions in the biotech, bioinformatics and pharmaceutical realms. More than merely writing and filing applications for patents with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Dr. Flick has the technical and legal experience to provide cost-effective strategic advice and long-range planning assistance to our clients.
Call 650-284-5575 or contact Dr. Flick online to discuss specific intellectual property concerns with an experienced Bay Area intellectual property lawyer.