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Fish attorneys have served as leading advisors to pioneers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and life sciences fields for more than a century. For three consecutive years, we have been named the top US law firm for life sciences and biotechnology IP work by Managing Intellectual Property magazine. Clients choose Fish because of the technical and scientific expertise of our internationally recognized attorneys.

Large and small companies, along with academic and research institutions, turn to Fish’s team to protect their most valuable innovations. We offer biotechnology and pharmaceutical clients services that include:

  • Patent portfolio planning, strategic advice, opinions, and prosecution
  • Post-grant proceedings at the USPTO
  • Litigation services, including representation in Hatch-Waxman cases
  • FDA expertise
  • Counsel on licensing and other transactions

We have a rapidly expanding practice representing branded pharmaceutical companies in Hatch-Waxman litigation. Biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies trust Fish’s litigation team to handle these complicated, high-stakes cases because we are the world’s most experienced patent litigators.

Examples of our biotechnology and pharmaceutical work include:

  • Representing dozens of biotechnology and pharmaceutical clients in patent infringement litigation
  • Successfully litigating ANDA cases on behalf of branded pharmaceuticals
  • Obtaining patents for therapeutic agents and methods currently in clinical trials, including tumor-specific agents such as oncolytics viruses and humanized antibodies and methods for treating strokes
  • Patenting groundbreaking tissue engineering patents on breakthroughs that show promise in treating spinal cord injuries
  • Obtaining the first patent on a genetically engineered animal
  • Gaining FDA approvals for small molecule drugs and biologics, including gene and cell therapies, antibiotics, immunologics, and anti-anxiety medications
  • Conducting intellectual property due diligence on thousands of licensing agreements for the merger of two large pharmaceuticals companies in just a few months’ time

Recent Wins

Fish Wins Federal Circuit Affirmance of Reversal of $200 Million Damages Against Gilead

Fish won a unanimous Federal Circuit opinion today that affirmed its June 2016 post-trial wipe-out of a $200 million jury verdict against client Gilead Sciences, Inc. after proving Merck had forfeited its right to assert its hepatitis C drug patents against Gilead because of litigation and business misconduct constituting “unclean hands.”

Read more about this precedential opinion here and here.

Fish Wipes Out $2.5B Patent Verdict Against Gilead Sciences

Fish & Richardson won a motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law (JMOL) that reversed a $2.5 billion jury verdict against its client Gilead Sciences Inc. in federal court in Delaware.

Read about this historic win here and here.

 

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November 27, 2018
Fish & Richardson Principal Jonathan Singer Named 2018 Life Sciences MVP of the Year by Law360
Fish & Richardson Principal Jonathan Singer Named 2018 Life Sciences MVP of the Year by <i>Law360</i>
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October 29, 2018
Fish & Richardson Named to National Law Journal’s 2018 Appellate Hot List
Fish & Richardson Named to <i>National Law Journal</i>’s 2018 Appellate Hot List
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September 27, 2018
Fish & Richardson Announces 13 Principals Named 2018 “Life Sciences Stars” by LMG Life Sciences
Fish & Richardson Announces 13 Principals Named 2018  “Life Sciences Stars” by LMG Life Sciences
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September 14, 2018
Fish & Richardson Principals Chad Shear and Jonathan Singer Named “2018 Winning Litigators” by The National Law Journal
Fish & Richardson Principals Chad Shear and Jonathan Singer Named “2018 Winning Litigators” by <i>The National Law Journal</i>
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September 13, 2018
Fish & Richardson Named 2018 General Patent Litigation Firm of the Year and Intellectual Property Firm of the Year by LMG Life Sciences
Fish & Richardson Named 2018 General Patent Litigation Firm of the Year and Intellectual Property Firm of the Year by <i>LMG Life Sciences</i>
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September 4, 2018
Fish & Richardson Named 2018 Delaware Regional Powerhouse by Law360
Fish & Richardson Named 2018 Delaware Regional Powerhouse by <i>Law360</i>
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August 6, 2018
Fish & Richardson Principals Juanita Brooks, Betsy Flanagan and Deanna Reichel Named to 2018 “Top 250 Women in Litigation” List
Fish & Richardson Principals Juanita Brooks, Betsy Flanagan and Deanna Reichel Named to 2018 “Top 250 Women in Litigation” List
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August 2, 2018
Fish & Richardson Principal Joseph Warden Named Law360 2018 Life Sciences “Rising Star”
Fish & Richardson Principal Joseph Warden Named <i>Law360</i> 2018 Life Sciences “Rising Star”
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July 26, 2018
Fish & Richardson, WilmerHale Secure Total Victory for Gilead Sciences in IPR Trials
Fish & Richardson, WilmerHale Secure Total Victory for Gilead Sciences in IPR Trials
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July 26, 2018
Fish & Richardson Attorneys Named 2018 “Women Worth Watching” by Profiles in Diversity Journal
Fish & Richardson Attorneys Named 2018 “Women Worth Watching” by <i>Profiles in Diversity Journal</i>
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June 26, 2018
Fish & Richardson Principals Betsy Flanagan and Jennifer Huang Named 2018 Up & Coming Attorneys by Minnesota Lawyer; Megan Connolly and Jill Strand Named Unsung Legal Heroes
Fish & Richardson Principals Betsy Flanagan and Jennifer Huang Named 2018 Up & Coming Attorneys by<em> Minnesota Lawyer; </em>Megan Connolly and Jill Strand Named Unsung Legal Heroes
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June 18, 2018
Fish Principal Bob Oakes Interviewed Regarding Patent Issues Related to Gene Editing Technology
Fish Principal Bob Oakes Interviewed Regarding Patent Issues Related to Gene Editing Technology
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