Life sciences

Our global life sciences team is one of the largest in the world, drawing together lawyers with considerable industry knowledge and experience from a number of practice areas in key business centers around the globe.

“Full coverage of all fund life-cycle issues for mid-market domestic private equity players and an impressive variety of offshore clients, drawing on the resources of a global firm with a notably strong regional presence.” Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2018

Our clients include some of the world’s largest innovative pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, health technology and diagnostic companies. We also act for a significant number of scaling biotechnology and life sciences companies, as well as notable universities and academic institutions known for their research.

Our areas of work include

  • Antitrust and competition
  • Bankruptcy, financial restructuring and insolvency
  • Board governance
  • Capital markets
  • Crisis management
  • Corporate and commercial, including M&A, acquisition of rights and strategic alliances
  • Digital health
  • Dispute resolution and litigation, including product liability
  • Employment and labor
  • Governmental investigations
  • Intellectual property, including patent litigation and patent prosecution
  • Joint ventures
  • Licensing and collaborations
  • Private equity
  • Supply and distribution agreements
  • Real estate
  • Regulatory and compliance
  • Research and development
  • Risk advisory
  • Tax

Awards and accolades

  • Chambers Asia-Pacific, Australia: Life Sciences, Chambers & Partners, 2018

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