Leena Contarino joins HGF Basel Office

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Press release HGF: "HGF are pleased to announce further growth of the team in the Basel office with the arrival of Leena Contarino who joined the firm’s Basel office as a Partner on Thursday 1st November 2018.


Leena has considerable experience in inventions related to proteins, nucleic acids, diagnostics utilising biomolecules, as well as cells, including microbes.  Her expertise covers preparing and prosecuting patent applications, strategic patent portfolio review and management, intellectual property due diligence, and opinions regarding freedom-to-operate, non-infringement, and inventorship. Leena advises clients in protecting inventions mainly in the areas of DNA, RNA, peptides, and proteins, such as antibodies and enzymes.