Fisher Friedman IP Group > Herzliya, Israel > Firm Profile

Fisher Friedman IP Group
6 Maskit St. (Business Park, Bldg B)
Herzliya Pituach 4673300
4673300
Israel

Intellectual property > Intellectual property: filing/prosecution Tier 2

The patent prosecution practice at Fisher Friedman IP Group covers a wide array of industries but stands out most for its reputation in representing numerous technology transfer offices. Co-head Michal Fisher advises medical device companies, among others, and co-head Nathalie Friedman is an expert in infringement analysis, patentability, and freedom to operate. With Eran Silverman, the team also has a specialist in military and civil technologies among its ranks.

Practice head(s):

Michal Fisher; Nathalie Friedman

Other key lawyers:

Eran Silverman; Jonathan Silman; Hadas Weisz; Jenny Shostak

Testimonials

‘Fisher Friedman is an extraordinary Patent Attorney firm. The firm is headed by two professionals, Michal Fisher, PhD and Nathalie Friedman, PhD. These two leaders formed a highly motivated group of experts that handle all aspects of their client’s IP needs.’

‘Dr. Friedman stands out in her outstanding scientific knowledge that is combined with extensive knowledge of Patent law and vast litigation skills. Dr. Freidman has a background in biology research, and she knows the industry inside out. Her knowledge of IP makes her ideally placed not only for handling ongoing work, but also for strategic consultation on portfolio optimization.’

‘Highly professional, pleasant to work with, fast responding and experienced. I am very satisfied with their performance, and working with them, ever since we moved from another IP group.’

‘Dr. Michal Fisher and Dr. Nathalie Friedman are both very professional and a great team to work with on a personal basis.’

‘I believe that the Fisher group bring excellent professionalism to the table. Their advice is always pragmatic, taking into account also business consideration, which makes them great advisers to their clients.’

‘Very professional ,very polite very client oriented. Eager to serve. Financially transparent. The Patent Attorney drafts very efficient applications listen to the client and has a deep understanding of the inventions.’

‘The firm is very professional, both the patent attorneys and the paralegals. They are very organized and diligent, very responsive, and I completely trust them with handling our patent and trademark portfolio. Even more importantly, not only are they professional, but each and every member of the firm is a great person and very pleasant to work with.’

‘Eran is very dedicated, and he makes himself available to us, even if an urgent matter requires his attention at unusual hours or even weekends and holidays. Eran takes the time to learn and understand our products, and he uses this understanding when drafting patent applications and when preparing responses to office actions.’

Key clients

Accelmed

Guerbet

Technion Institute of Technology –Technology Transfer office T3

Tel Hashomer Medical Research, Infrastructure & Services -Tech Transfer Sheba Medical Center

Yissum Research Development company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Ramot Tel Aviv University Tech Transfer Org.

BGN Technologies- Ben Gurion University

The National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev (NIBN)

Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov) innovation and Tech Transfer office Hadasit

Shaare Zedek Medical Center Research & Development Authority

Bnai Zion Medical Center Tech Transfer

Israel Plastics & Rubber Center – Shenkar College (IPRC)

Envizion Medical

XACT Robotics

TrichomeShell Ltd.

Microbot Medical

Applied Materials Israel Ltd.

Medasense

270Surgical

BlueGreen Water Technologies

PlantArcBio

LiveMetric

Biobetter Ltd.

StePac

AWA

Joy Ventures

Seakura – Sea of Life

Lumus

Scoutcam

Work highlights

  • Representing leading Israeli Technology Transfer Organizations in prosecuting patents and trademarks on their behalf.
  • Handling Microbot Medical’s patent portfolio and prosecution.
  • Handling Envizion Medical’s IP portfolio, including strategy and worldwide patent prosecution.

Fisher Friedman IP Group (FIPG), founded in 2016, is one of the leading IP firms in Israel today, offering a wide spectrum of IP services. The firm specializes in building intellectual property strategy that maximizes the client company value through creating and managing IP assets such as patents, designs, trademarks, copyrights, breeders’ rights and trade secrets.

The firm’s attorneys specialize in drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications around the world. The firm’s team also handles oppositions, provides patentability, validity and freedom to operate opinions and offers litigation support.

Our firm believes that being a part of the clients’ team is essential in providing the best possible IP protection. By visiting clients’ facilities, meeting R&D, marketing and business development teams, and taking part in brainstorming sessions, our firm’s attorneys assist the client in harvesting innovation and developing strategies to block competitors.

Our team of patent attorneys are experts in a variety of technological and scientific fields – life sciences, chemistry, physics, mechanics/engineering, artificial intelligence, medical devices, security, software/hi-tech, foodtech, agritech, canna-tech and more. Our entire team shares a passion for innovation, possesses analytical and creative thinking, and are trained to focus on maximizing the business value of the company.

Fisher Friedman IP group provides personalized client counselling, with all the process stages performed or closely monitored by a partner of the firm.

Among our clients are companies ranging from newly founded startups to large international corporates. The strength of our clients’ IP portfolios is emphasized by the many “exits” and investments achieved, with many clients returning to our firm when establishing a new enterprise. The firm also accompanies investment firms and companies in acquisitions, mergers and IPOs, including full IP due diligence processes.

The firm was proudly chosen as a certified service provider to the tech transfer companies of leading universities and medical centers in Israel – Technion Institute of Science, Hebrew University, Tel-Aviv University, Ben Gurion University, Sheba Medical Center, Hadassah Medical Center, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Bnai Zion Medical Center and others.

The founders of the firm, Dr Michal Fisher and Dr Nathalie Friedman are active members of the IP sector in Israel. They co-founded (after being approached by the IP committee of AIPLA – the American Intellectual Property Law Association) the Women in IP forum in Israel in collaboration with Adv and patent attorney Einav Zilber, Chairperson of IPAA – the Israel Patent Attorney Association, and Adv Yael Riemer, partner of FBC & Co. Since 2020, they hosted virtual conferences with the participation of hundreds of leading women from the industry, academia, government, legal and patent attorney sectors. The forum is a platform for cooperation for Israeli women in IP related sectors.

The firm is recognized and is ranked as leading in local and international rankings such as Dun’s 100 and The Legal 500.

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Intellectual Property Dr. Michal Fishermichal@fipg.co.il+972-9-7777027
Intellectual Property Dr. Nathalie Friedmannathalie@fipg.co.il+972-9-7777027
PhotoNamePositionProfile
Dr Michal Fisher photo Dr Michal FisherCo-founder, Senior Partner
Dr Nathalie Friedman photo Dr Nathalie FriedmanCo-founder, Senior Partner
Number of employees : 16
Number of partners : 4 (75% Female)
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