LMG Life Sciences Ranks WilmerHale and Attorneys Among the Best

  • 11.9.2016

In its latest edition, LMG Life Sciences recognizes WilmerHale among the nation's leading life sciences law firms. The 2016 guide highlights nine firm practices and 18 attorneys, recognizing work under three categories—Intellectual Property, Finance and Transactional, and Non-IP Litigation and Enforcement. 

Praised by one client for its “impressive experience in the life sciences field, with a great understanding of the industry and first rate legal skills,” the firm continues to build on its reputation as a leading force in counseling life sciences companies.

LMG Life Sciences, a legal directory guide focusing on US law firms and attorneys who work with life sciences companies, is produced by the Legal Media Group and its editorial structure is divided into categories that cover traditional practice areas that relate to life sciences. Research for the publication was based on interviews and surveys completed by leading lawyers and clients who are active in the market.

WilmerHale is recognized in the following areas (separated by category):

Intellectual Property
Patent Prosecution – Recommended
Patent Strategy and Management – Highly Recommended
General Patent Litigation – Highly Recommended
Hatch-Waxman Patent Litigation – Highly Recommended

Finance & Transactional
Corporate – Recommended
Licensing & Collaboration – Highly Recommended
Mergers & Acquisitions – Recommended
Venture Capital – Recommended

Non-IP Litigation & Enforcement
White Collar/Government Investigations – Recommended

In addition, the below attorneys are identified as Life Sciences Stars.

David B. Bassett
Robert J. Gunther
William F. Lee
Lisa J. Pirozzolo
Mark D. Selwyn
Colleen Superko
Michael J. Twomey
Emily R. Whelan
Amy Wigmore
Steven D. Barrett
Belinda Juran
Steven D. Singer
Michael Bongiorno
Karen Green
Brent Gurney
Stephen Jonas
Emily Schulman
Howard Shapiro

View the LMG Life Sciences 2016 rankings.