Intellectual Property. It’s all we do.

Biotechnology can be viewed as a toolbox designed to solve problems. From growing food and formulating life-saving vaccines, to alternatives to fossil-based fuels, biotechnology is increasingly important to the world around us. Our attorneys and IP engineers focus on protecting the proprietary advancements of our biotech clients.

Our patent attorneys and IP engineers have degrees in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical and mechanical engineering, material science and a broad spectrum of other technical disciplines, and many have worked in those fields. We understand the complex technologies and specific IP challenges of our clients, allowing us to deliver sophisticated, relevant counsel that reflects current business, environmental and competitive conditions both locally and globally.

To help you safeguard your innovations in biotechnology, we:

With more than 130 years of Intellectual Property law experience, Fay Sharpe helps clients implement comprehensive IP strategies, protecting their innovations to create a competitive, market-leading position.

Representative clients:

  • Laminin Cell Therapies Inc. (Biolamina Ab)
  • Kent State University
  • Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group
  • Nitto Denko Avecia Inc.
  • Cleveland State University

Contact Fay Sharpe now at 216.363.9000 to safeguard your advances in biotechnology.


George P. Huang
Ryan S. Jones
Richard M. Klein
Mark D. Klinko
Robert M. Sieg, Ph.D.
Ann M. Skerry, Ph.D.