THE FIRM WilmerHale's full service approach enables clients to benefit from a life sciences practice that excels in litigation and transactional work. The firm represents a wide range of clients, from pharmaceutical companies to venture capitalists. Its national presence stems from a strong grounding on the East Coast in New York, Washington, DC and, in particular, Boston. Peers agree that the team provides major competition for significant life sciences work across the country.
Sources say: "WilmerHale enjoys a good reputation for litigation and prosecution and it is very well deserved."
KEY INDIVIDUALS William Lee is widely regarded as the one of the most able patent litigators in the country. "He brings wisdom, clarity and an elegance that comes from simplicity to his presentation," say commentators. He is particularly recommended for complex and sophisticated IP litigation.
The deeply experienced Steven Singer focuses on licensing and transactional matters. He wins praise for both the depth of his legal acumen and his efficient, incisive approach to legal issues. "He's very practical and doesn't waste time on nonsense," say sources.
"Phenomenal lawyer" David Redlick combines his stellar reputation as a corporate attorney with a deep knowledge of the life sciences market. He is an experienced adviser to both private and public companies on corporate and transactional matters.
Alfred Server has expertise in corporate partnering and has represented a wide range of clients. He earns praise for his intellectual approach.