Torrey Pines Law Group

A Biotechnology Law Firm Serving the Nation's Top Innovators

Torrey Pines Law Group is an intellectual property, business, and litigation law firm headquartered in San Diego, California focusing on protecting biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, and digital health innovations. We are your biotechnology law firm for developing, building, and protecting your competitive advantage.

TPLG's founder, Kevin Buckley, is a biotech patent attorney having more than 15 years experience building intellectual property portfolios for Fortune 500® clients and other entrepreneurial businesses. He has assisted clients with private investments totaling nearly $100 Million and has represented clients in transactions totaling over $1 Billion. His law practice includes patent preparation and prosecution, conducting competitive intelligence and freedom-to-operate analysis, legal opinion drafting, intellectual property litigation, intellectual property valuation, patent life-cycle management, and conducting intellectual property due diligence in anticipation of private investments and acquisitions. For many years, Kevin has been recognized nationally for his biotechnology law practice by The Best Lawyers in America®.

The firm serves innovators with protecting intellectual property throughout the U.S., including in major biotech hubs such as San Diego, San Francisco, Palo Alto, San Jose, Silicon Valley, Boston, Cambridge, the Research Triangle (Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill), the Mid-Atlantic (New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC) and throughout Southern California in Los Angeles, Orange County, and Irvine. We also respresent clients throughout the world and act as foreign agents for international patent filings.

Kevin's ultimate goal is to help you leverage each step of the commercialization process to enhance investor and grant funding, licensing and royalty revenue, sales revenue, regulatory approval, and reaching the market more efficiently. Regardless of the scope of your business needs, TPLG is your biotechnology law firm that helps you identify likely legal obstacles and provides practical solutions to reduce your business risk and advance your business goals.