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Healthcare & Life Sciences

From investors to startups to the world’s largest healthcare companies, clients turn to us on a full range of transactions and other legal matters.

Companies appreciate our depth of experience in areas including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and diagnostic and medical devices. Since 2010, we have completed approximately 575 capital markets transactions in healthcare, totaling over $470 billion. Over the same period, we advised on more than 200 M&A transactions, with a cumulative deal value of approximately $1.2 trillion and a market share of approximately 25%, according to data from Refinitiv.

Healthcare and life sciences clients trust in our understanding of the complex issues they face in acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, partnerships, strategic alliances, licensing arrangements, collaborations, distribution agreements, internal investigations and litigation.

Many transactions and other matters have an intellectual property component. Clients appreciate that our team includes lawyers with strong biomedical backgrounds such as Ph.D.s and biomedical engineering degrees.


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$470+ billion
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Aggregate value of capital markets transactions since 2010



Recognition Cards
Firm to Watch – Financial & Corporate
Recognition Source
LMG Life Sciences Awards, 2020
Finance & Corporate Impact Deal of the Year
Award Detail
(Roche acquisition of Spark)
Recognition Source
LMG Life Sciences Awards, 2019
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