Greenberg Traurig’s Melissa Hunter-Ensor Selected as ‘Go To Life Sciences/Healthcare Lawyer’ by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Jun 08, 2022

Posted by Greenberg Traurig, LLP

BOSTON – June 3, 2022 – Dr. Melissa Hunter-Ensor, co-chair of the Patent Prosecution Group of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been selected as a “Go To Life Sciences/Healthcare Lawyer” by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. The award recognizes leaders in life sciences and healthcare law across Massachusetts who demonstrate expertise in their field, have a strong record of success representing clients, and are respected by their peers, according to the publication.


Hunter-Ensor, who also co-chairs the Intellectual Property (IP) & Technology Group in the firm’s Boston office, focuses her practice on the intellectual property and commercial needs of clients in the life sciences industry, encompassing pharmaceutical, biotechnology, chemical, agricultural, diagnostics, and medical device companies. Hunter-Ensor has experience representing clients throughout the business cycle, from start-ups and universities to global pharmaceutical companies, patent portfolio management, and strategic alliances, as well as litigation and pre-litigation strategy. She also assists venture capital firms and other investors in assessing the IP risks of target investments and conducts IP patent and licensing due diligence in connection with complex life science technology transactions.


About Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group: Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group advises clients ranging from start-ups to large multinational public companies to leading research institutions. The group’s attorneys work closely with clients, providing innovative legal counsel to help them achieve their objectives – from discovery through commercialization and product marketing.


About Greenberg Traurig’s Boston Office: Established in 1999, Greenberg Traurig’s Boston office is home to more than 80 attorneys practicing in the areas of bankruptcy and restructuring, corporate, emerging technology, energy, environmental, financial services, gaming, governmental affairs, intellectual property, labor and employment, life sciences and medical technology, litigation, public finance, real estate, and tax. An important contributor to the firm’s international platform, the Boston office includes a team of nationally recognized attorneys with both public and private sector experience. The team offers clients the value of decades of helping clients in complex legal matters and hands-on knowledge of the local business community, supported by the firm’s vast network of global resources.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP has more than 2400 attorneys in 43 locations in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm, often recognized for its focus on philanthropic giving, innovation, diversity, and pro bono, reported gross revenue of over $2 Billion for FY 2021. The firm is consistently among the top firms on the Am Law 100, Am Law Global 100, NLJ 250, and Law360 (US) 400. On the debut 2022 Law360 Pulse Leaderboard, it is a Top 15 firm. Greenberg Traurig is Mansfield Rule 4.0 Certified Plus by The Diversity Lab and net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage. Web:

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