Norton Rose Fulbright announces the appointment of new dispute resolution partner in Paris

People January 10, 2018

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright is pleased to announce Marion Roquette-Pfister has joined as partner in the Paris office.

Marion is a public law and regulatory lawyer with a particular focus on the life sciences and healthcare sector.

She advises public and private entities as well as financial institutions on all aspect of public economy law. She is recognized for her in-depth knowledge and understanding of French public affairs, across all the key regulated industry sectors.

She regularly advises pharmaceutical companies on negotiations with public authorities relating to market access, pricing and reimbursement, public procurement issues, and the implementation of financial and regulatory measures applicable to the pharmaceutical industry.

Peter Scott, Norton Rose Fulbright head of dispute resolution and competition for Europe, Middle East and Asia commented:

“Marion’s experience will greatly enhance our dispute resolution practice in Paris. As we continue to grow in Europe, Marion’s hire will deepen our capabilities and her regulatory law experience will allow us to expand our successful life sciences practice further.”

Huw Evans, Norton Rose Fulbright head of life sciences and healthcare for Europe, Middle East and Asia, commented:

“We are delighted that Marion is joining the firm. She has a strong track record advising pharmaceutical companies, as well as public and private entities on public law and regulatory matters. The breadth of Marion’s experience will extend our market reach across both Europe and globally.”

George Paterson, managing partner of the Norton Rose Fulbright Paris office, commented:

“We are delighted to welcome Marion to the Paris team. Marion fits in very well with our existing team and her expertise will enhance significantly our capabilities in the Paris Office in the life sciences sector.”

Marion Roquette-Pfister commented:

“This is an exciting opportunity for me given the firm’s global footprint and renowned dispute resolution and life sciences practices. I look forward to working with the team.”

For further information please contact:

Carole Guettier, Senior business development manager, Norton Rose Fulbright
Tél: + 33 (0)1 56 59 52 75

Charles Billiard, Communication Executive, Norton Rose Fulbright
Tél: + 33 (0)1 56 59 52 96

Notes for editors:

Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm providing the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. The firm has more than 4,000 lawyers and other legal staff based in Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africaand the Middle East.

Recognized for its industry focus, Norton Rose Fulbright is strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Through its global risk advisory group, the firm leverages its industry experience with its knowledge of legal, regulatory, compliance and governance issues to provide clients with practical solutions to the legal and regulatory risks facing their businesses.

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