Muna Abu-Shaar

Managing Partner

Muna Abu-Shaar is an intellectual property attorney with over twenty years of experience in patent counseling for biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies.

Muna has a molecular biology technical background with experience in biologics (including antibodies and enzymes), pharmaceutical formulations, vaccines, diagnostics, recombinant technologies, and manufacturing processes.

Muna received a J.D. from Fordham Law School (cum laude, order of the coif and law review), a Ph.D. (with distinction) in Cellular, Molecular & Biophysical Studies from Columbia University, and a B.A. in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge. She was recognized as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in New York in 2011 and 2013. Prior to founding Biospark Intellectual Property Law, Muna was a partner in the intellectual property group of a large international law firm.

Muna is admitted in Massachusetts and New York and before the USPTO.

Muna can be reached by telephone at 617-294-6604 or by email at