CHICAGO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP, an intellectual property law firm, has been shortlisted for the LMG Life Sciences Awards this year in the categories of Patent Prosecution: Firm of the Year and Patent Strategy and Management: Team of the Year. Additionally, partner Li-Hsien (Lily) Rin-Laures, M.D. is a finalist for Patent Prosecution: Attorney of the Year (Pharmaceuticals), and partner David A. Gass is a finalist for Patent Prosecution: Attorney of the Year (Medical Devices). Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony hosted by LMG Life Sciences on September 25, 2013 at Essex House in New York City.
LMG Life Sciences is the publisher of an annual guide aimed at providing attorneys and law firms with information on the legal market and the U.S. life sciences industry. In the 2013 LMG Life Sciences guide, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is highly recommended for patent prosecution and highly recommended for patent strategy and management. Additionally, managing partner Jeffrey S. Sharp and partners David A. Gass, Li-Hsien (Lily) Rin-Laures, M.D., and Joseph A. Williams, Jr., Ph.D., are recognized as Life Sciences Stars for their outstanding patent work in life sciences. The Firm’s large biotechnology group includes lawyers and patent agents with broad experience in a variety of biotechnology disciplines, including: DNA, RNA, vaccine, protein, and antibody therapeutics and diagnostics; cell-based and viral therapeutics; drug and gene therapy delivery vehicles; plant biotechnology; industrial technology and research platforms; nanotechnology and interdisciplinary inventions.
About Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP is exclusively focused on intellectual property law, and works with its clients to protect, enforce, and transfer their intellectual property assets throughout the world. Nearly half of the Firm’s professionals have been in-house as general counsel, patent counsel, technology transfer managers, scientists, engineers, or consultants. The Firm’s attorneys have the talent and experience to develop and execute intellectual property strategies and comprehensive IP solutions. The Firm represents Fortune 250 corporations, multinational businesses, start-up organizations, and non-profits. Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP is ranked as a top intellectual property law firm by Chambers USA, U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, as well as Corporate Counsel, Managing IP, Fortune, Intellectual Property Today, and Intellectual Asset Management magazines. Learn more at www.marshallip.com.