Life Sciences Law

McCandlish Holton provides a comprehensive approach to the legal needs of life sciences clients. Our Life Sciences Practice Group includes attorneys experienced in the business, regulatory compliance, intellectual property and clinical research and product development needs of life sciences clients. This cross-discipline approach enables McCandlish Holton to represent our clients on a broad range of legal needs in an integrated and strategic manner.

McCandlish Holton’s Life Sciences Practice Group represents individuals and non-profit and for-profit companies at every stage of development and operations in the life sciences industry, including:

• Clinical Investigators
• Biotechnology Companies
• Pharmaceutical Companies
• Medical Device Companies
• Biologics Companies
• Blood Banks
• Tissue Banks
• Organ Procurement Organizations
• Diagnostic Laboratories
• Suppliers and Distributors
• Universities and Research Institutions

McCandlish Holton provides strategic advice throughout the life cycle of product development - from creating the right business entity to post-market product distribution and licensing. We offer a comprehensive and integrated approach to addressing the legal needs of our clients. Whether counseling clients on daily operational issues or critical core business decisions, the breadth of experience of our cross-discipline Life Sciences Practice Group allows us to deliver tailored and effective legal support. Our services include:

• Corporate Structure and Financing
• Tax-Exempt Organization Issues
• Clinical Trial and Research Agreements
• Contract Negotiations
• Reimbursement and Coverage Issues with Medicare, Medicaid and Private Payors
• Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) Agreements
• Supply, Distribution and Strategic Partnership Agreements
• Consignment Agreements
• Consulting Arrangements
• Intellectual Property Negotiation in the Areas of Product and Technology Licensing, Trademark, Copyright and Trade Secret Protection
• Sales and Marketing Regulation
• Privacy Regulation

Our Life Sciences Law attorneys: