Life sciences & healthcare

We acted for various clients in the healthcare sector, including hospitals and health systems, medical centres, retail pharmacies and wholesale distributors, physician groups and health insurers. We  also advise a range of innovative pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies as well as investors in the sector. Our service is based on:

  • Professional legal and scientific knowledge
  • Deep industry knowledge and practical understanding
  • Support at all stages of the product lifecycle from innovation to funding, product development, exploitation, surveillance and enforcement,
  • Guidance on the regulatory and legal framework in the sector,
  • Capability to advise clients on antitrust and competition issues,
  • Experience in corporate and commercial transactions acting for pharmaceutical companies, biotechs and VCs, including capital markets, M&A, licensing transactions, technology transfers, regulatory and privacy issues, R&D collaborations, clinical trials, marketing arrangements, trade mark and patent disputes and product liability.

In addition to advising on headline matters, we are also there for the day-to-day issues and we offer assistance with:

  • Clinical trial agreements
  • Distribution and marketing agreements
  • Medical advertising
  • Pharmaceutical trade marks
  • Pricing and re-imbursement
  • Employment law matters
  • IT and outsourcing
  • Environmental
  • Tax.