2023 BIO International Convention
12:00PM - 5:00PM EDT
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
415 Summer St.
Boston, MA 02210
Pillsbury’s Life Sciences practice operates at the intersection of science, business and law, providing clients with novel solutions to their unique and complex problems and helping them achieve their goals.
Comprising more than 70 lawyers and senior advisers, Pillsbury’s Life Sciences team possesses the right combination of legal experience, business acumen and scientiﬁc knowledge. For decades, Pillsbury has been helping public companies, startups, nonproﬁt institutions, entrepreneurs and scientists engaged in the life sciences industry overcome hurdles, leverage opportunities and reach their full potential. We advise on corporate formation, startup funding, venture ﬁnancing, IPOs, private investment in public equity, credit facilities, corporate governance, SEC compliance, licensing, collaborations, mergers and acquisitions. We help clients obtain and enforce U.S. and international protection, ﬁling and prosecuting thousands of patent applications annually, and working tirelessly to protect trade secrets and other intellectual property rights. Further, our skilled litigators stand ready to protect life sciences clients’ rights in disputes in and out of court throughout the U.S. and around the world.
Team members have industry-speciﬁc credentials that span pharmacogenomics, bioinformatics, stem cell technologies, transgenics, gene therapies, diagnostics, receptor-ligand interactions, immunomodulators, genetically modiﬁed foods and other emerging industry segments. Many hold Ph.D.s and other advanced degrees in ﬁelds like cellular biology, biochemistry, microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, chemical engineering and physics, and others have served as judicial law clerks for the Federal Circuit and as USPTO examiners.
We pride ourselves on our ability to identify trends, highlight opportunities to enhance our clients’ market position and service all our clients’ legal needs. Working collaboratively with lawyers throughout our ﬁrm, we regularly advise and assist our life sciences clients regarding: