MacRoberts LLP is one of Scotland's leading commercial law firms, with offices in Dundee, Glasgow and Edinburgh. MacRoberts have over 40 partners and 100 other lawyers providing a complete range of commercial legal services to clients in all sectors of the UK economy from entrepreneurs, start-ups, spin-outs, SMEs, public sector and governmental bodies, charities and social enterprises to PLCs and multi-national corporations.
MacRoberts has a wealth of experience in acting for many life sciences organisations, including academic institutions, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, medical device manufacturers, laboratory equipment manufacturers, companies involved in running clinical trails. start-ups and University spin-outs. Advances in technology, media and communications are reflected in unprecedented demand for intellectual property, commercial and technology-related legal advice. MacRoberts Intellectual Property, Technology and Commercial team offer clients full service cover and regularly offer expertise and guidance on all aspects of:- creation, maintenance, protection and enforcement of Intellectual Property;- trade marks, patents, copyright, design and database rights advice;- regulatory compliance;- technology and media;- competition;- software development;- agency and distribution;- manufacture and supply- data protection and freedom of information;- outsourcing;- commercial contracts;- licensing.Our corporate colleagues provide general corporate, governance and corporate finance advice.Our employment collegues provide general employment support.
Members of the team are Law Society accredited specialists in Intellectual Property law.