The Life Sciences and Healthcare industry is constantly changing and developing. Advisors with sector-specific expertise are essential to ensure opportunities are not missed whilst risk is kept to a minimum.
Keystone's Life Sciences and Healthcare team comprises specialist solicitors, valued for their ability to deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions within this important sector.
The team works with senior management and in-house legal departments to deliver comprehensive and pragmatic advice.
We regularly advise clients on issues such as mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital investment projects, Bribery Act compliance, competition, biotech/drug development and commercial services. We also advise on a wide range of day-to-day matters, including employment and pensions, procurement, disputes, health & safety, general commercial matters and real estate transactions.
Our life sciences and healthcare clients are predominantly research institutes, funding bodies, life sciences companies and organisations from the public sector.
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Commercial services (including intellectual property)
Corporate services (including competition/anti-trust)
Jessica is an intellectual property and technology specialist. She deals with the full spectrum of non-contentious and contentious IP, technology and IT law.
Vicky is a commercial lawyer who specialises in intellectual property matters. She has a particular interest in the life sciences sector, drawing upon a scientific background to advise clients on the protection and exploitation of innovative diagnostics, medicines and medical devices.
Antony is a highly experienced commercial and product liability specialist, handling primarily disputes that arise from international trade. His practice focuses on acting for insurers and manufacturers in product liability claims.
Lawyer and mathematician Jennifer’s practice focuses on transactional and corporate insurance and reinsurance. She advises insurance firms, (both life and non-life), brokers, banks, hedge funds, private equity, protection and indemnity clubs (P and I Clubs) and financial institutions in, or involved with, the insurance and risk sectors.
Alex has a diverse litigation practice derived from his practical underwriting experience in the City and commercial background in retail prior to qualifying as a solicitor. His practice covers various sectors and encompasses both domestic and international disputes.
Karen is a specialist intellectual property (IP) and commercial lawyer with an abundance of international experience. She is recognised as a leading practitioner by various legal directories and has practised in London, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Rebecca is a well-established IP, technology and disputes lawyer. She is recognised as a leader in her field in intellectual property, particularly in relation to chemistry-based industries.
An experienced intellectual property and information technology solicitor, Maureen works across a wide variety of sectors including healthcare, technology, education, travel, media and entertainment.
Tom is an experienced lawyer who specialises in the non-contentious aspects of construction, development and finance law.
An accomplished regulatory life sciences expert, Paul has 30 years’ experience and expert knowledge of the regulatory, commercial, intellectual property, and product liability needs of the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device sectors on an international and domestic scale.
Laurence has broad national and international experience handling commercial support, company sales and purchases and corporate restructuring.
Susannah advises on all aspects of EU and UK competition law and has regulatory expertise in technology, travel, air transport, financial services and telecommunications.
Dee is an experienced corporate lawyer, undertaking a broad range of private equity and venture capital transactions and advising on buyouts, investments and refinancings as well as restructurings, acquisitions and divestments of portfolio companies. Dee also has extensive experience advising on VCT investments.