Welcome to Bonaccord, an award winning law firm for life science & other innovative businesses

Patricia Barclay, life science lawyer - founder of Bonaccord

Helping turn Science into Business

Bonaccord is an award winning law firm established to support the scientific community. We help innovative businesses maximise the commercial value of their technologies and have particular expertise in the life sciences, specialty chemicals and advanced engineering.

The life sciences sector is highly specialised with unique challenges. Our insightful support and understanding of the industry, based on many years' experience, aims both to protect your interests and support you in seeing your idea to market.

This applies whatever stage your business has reached – whether you're a one-man consultancy needing advice on setting up, or a huge multinational searching for experts to deliver specialist legal advice.

Our clients include companies in the following sectors:

Pharmaceuticals - Genetics - Biochemistry - Biotechnology - Bioengineering - Medical Devices - Specialty chemicals - Cosmetics - Infomatics - Engineering -Photonics-Software- Innovative foods - Heritage and traditional foods and the space sector

Bonaccord works with clients all over the UK as well as internationally. We are very proud that most of our work comes from referrals and that our reputation and client support has led to us winning multiple awards including as UK Life Science Law Firm of the Year.

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