Medical Devices & Diagnostics


At the forefront of an industry revolution

Innovation in the medical devices and diagnostics industry is revolutionizing medical treatments in the U.S. and abroad. As the industry expands, so do the complexities of protecting and commercializing those innovations. A comprehensive IP strategy is critical for companies operating in this rapidly evolving sector. Inventors, emerging and established companies, investors, and universities routinely turn to Clark+Elbing to help them maximize and protect their IP assets.

From entrepreneurs to multinational corporations, clients turn to us for matters involving:

  • Domestic and foreign patent prosecution
  • Patent life cycle management
  • Patent due diligence in corporate and capital funding transactions
  • Licensing agreements
  • Patentability and freedom-to-operate investigations
  • Inventorship analysis
  • White space analysis
  • Post-grant proceedings

At the Nexus of Science and Devices

Our team understands that your medical devices are more than just the sum of their parts – they can have a profound impact in today’s healthcare landscape by substantially improving the lives of patients, physicians, and other caregivers. We bring sophisticated expertise to the protection of your medical device innovations and provide comprehensive IP strategies. Our professionals have experience in the following areas:

  • Cardiovascular devices
  • Orthopedic devices
  • Dental devices
  • Drug delivery devices
  • Drug-eluting stents
  • Diagnostic devices
  • Medical device coatings
  • EEG headsets
  • Drug-device combination products
  • NMR devices
  • Microfluidic devices
  • Dialysis components
  • Devices for improving urogenital and gastrointestinal health
  • Ultrasound and thermoacoustic imaging