Turning good science into good business.

Brown Rudnick’s Global Life Sciences Group consists of a dedicated team of professionals focused on helping life sciences companies throughout the world. We also work closely with management teams, lenders, investors, and financial advisors who are active in the life sciences sector. Our clients span the life sciences spectrum, including biotechnology, diagnostics, devices, data analytics, and pharmaceuticals.

Our multi-disciplinary team includes lawyers who are former executives and in-house counsel in life sciences companies and have significant first-hand experience with the business and legal issues facing clients in this sector. Clients trust us to provide practical advice that is based on a deep foundation of experience and understanding of the life sciences sector and the challenges confronting companies at every stage of the business life cycle.

We help companies around the world turn good science into good business. Our global representation includes advising clients in major life sciences markets in North America and Western Europe, as well as emerging markets in Central and Eastern Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South America, and Central and Eastern Asia.

Our clients range from start-ups to established, multi-national public companies, as well as those who invest in such companies.

Our deep relationships with both companies and investors allow us to bring together businesses that need financing with funding sources who are a good match, taking into account the company’s vertical space, its stage of development, and management team. With these close industry connections, we also help bring together companies looking for an exit with potential acquirers.

With our knowledge and experience, our life sciences team delivers results and helps clients move to the next level. We care as much about your business as you do.

We offer clients an integrated range of legal services, including

General corporate counseling
Shareholder, employment, and consulting agreements
Patent strategy, implementation, and monetization
Licensing and strategic alliances
Merger and acquisitions
Public and private debt and equity financings
Executive compensation
Real estate
Supply, distribution, marketing, promotion, and other business arrangements
White collar and compliance
Commercial IP litigation
Government advocacy and affairs
Life Sciences Group Leaders

Thomas C. Meyers


Boston , MA

+1 .617.856.8483

Robert C. Funsten


Orange County , CA

+1 .949.440.0216

Mark Dorff


London , UK

+44 .20.7851.6005