Tamar Morag-Sela

Senior Partner, Head of Life Science & Chemistry Practice Patent Attorney Reinhold Cohn & Partners

Industries

Education

  • M.Sc. Chemistry, 1996, Weizmann Institute of Science.

Experience

Being a patent attorney since 1998, Tamar has vast experience in handling patent portfolios of Israeli and foreign clients, ranging from private entrepreneurs and small start-up companies to large multinational corporations. The services she provides her clients include patent strategy guidance and assistance in screening processes, drafting and prosecution of patent applications internationally; opinions both regarding patentability and Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) and general management of IP matters.

Through the years of practicing IP, Tamar has gained experience in numerous technological arenas, with her main expertise in the fields of drug delivery, in particular lipid, liposome and polymer based delivery systems; foodtech, agrotech including, water and soil treatment, plant development and protection and plant breeder’s rights; and other environmental-related technologies.

Tamar is also the Partner heading the Plant Breeder’s Rights (PBR) Department in the firm, and thus is well versed in the various aspects of, and procedures relating to, the protection of new plant varieties, and other plant related innovations.

In addition, Tamar has significant experience in managing intellectual property (IP) matters of technological Incubators making use of the extensive and professional team within the Reinhold Cohn Group to handle the IP of the Incubator’s companies in all technological fields.

Among her other activities, Tamar is also Heading the Records and Information Systems Department.

Tamar is the vice chairperson of the IP and Green Technology committee of the AIPPI – International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

Ranking and Recognition

Tamar is commended in the prestigious international Managing Intellectual Property ranking (MIP IP Stars):Tamar Morag-Sela is another name that comes up a lot in feedback about the team. “Tamar excels in her ability to prosecute applications; she handles difficult cases and gets claims allowed.” Clients describe her as “talented, very professional, devoted, nice to communicate with and very organised in her work”.