Life Sciences: Corporate/Commercial (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Founder and former Chair of the firm’s Life Sciences Practice Group from its inception. Specializes in M&A, corporate financing transactions (including public offerings and venture capital investments), spin-offs, divestitures, licensing, collaborations and pharmaceutical commercial agreements, including co-promotion, supply and distribution agreements. Most of his clients are engaged in the biotech, medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Regularly counsels companies on a range of federal securities and corporate governance matters.
Career: Massachusetts Bar (1980); Partner, Ropes & Gray (1989).
Personal: JD, cum laude, Boston College Law School (1980); Member, Boston College Law Review; BA, summa cum laude, Boston College (1977).