Marjan is a partner in the IP group specialising in the life sciences sector. Her expertise in all three areas of patents, SPCs and regulatory law enables her to advise comprehensively on enforcement and defence strategies in this sector.
Marjan graduated with a degree in Medical Sciences and Pharmacology before going on to study law. She speaks extensively on a range of patent and regulatory topics. She is a co-author of the chapter on “Introduction to European Regulatory Rights” in Intellectual Property in the Life Sciences text and a lecturer on Oxford University’s IP Diploma course on the topics of ‘Supplementary Protection Certificates’ and ‘Regulatory Law for IP practitioners’.
Marjan is a Leading Individual in Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology (Legal 500 2020) and Intellectual Property (Legal 500 2020); she is band one in Intellectual Property (Chambers 2020) and Life Sciences IP/Patent Litigation (Chambers 2020). She is ranked gold for litigation in IAM Patent 1000 2020, features in Managing IP’s Top 250 Women in IP (MIP STARS 2020) and is named as one of five individuals in Who’s Who’s Legal – Thought Leaders - Global Elite 2021 for Life Sciences Patent litigation (England).
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Publications: 11 June 2020
In the first of a series of webinars, Allen & Overy’s IP team addresses the current impact of Covid-19 coronavirus on IP from a transactional, litigation and regulatory perspective.
Blog Post: 24 March 2020
Publications: 20 March 2020
Marjan Noor is one of the country’s leading pharmaceutical specialists. Her experience, calming manner, tactical awareness and industry knowledge ensure that she retains her position as one of the highest-profile lawyers in the sector. Not just here, but globally.
Legal 500 UK 2022
Marjan Noor is hands-on and certainly strong on strategic and expert issues. She is very experienced and has great technical knowledge.
Chambers UK 2022
Marjan Noor is THE life sciences litigator. She is the complete package: a skilled and experienced tactician; a thoughtful and intelligent lawyer; and a warm and thoroughly human client adviser.
Legal 500 UK 2021
Her depth of knowledge and attention to detail are second to none. There is no case that is too complex for her." "She is phenomenally impressive.
Chambers UK 2021