WilmerHale Recognized Among Top Firms in PLC Cross-border Life Sciences Handbook 2009/10

WilmerHale Recognized Among Top Firms in PLC Cross-border Life Sciences Handbook 2009/10

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The PLC Cross-border Life Sciences Handbook 2009/10 has again recognized WilmerHale as a leading law firm in the area of life sciences. The firm was listed as “leading,” the highest ranking possible, in Life Sciences in the areas of USA Commercial & Partnering and USA Corporate.

In the US, PLC (Practical Law Company) also listed the firm with the following life sciences-related rankings: “highly recommended” in Intellectual Property and Patent Counseling and “recommended” in Competition/Antitrust and Government Enforcement & Investigations work. In England, WilmerHale was named as “recommended” for Corporate work and in Germany the firm was named “recommended” in Competition/Antitrust and Regulatory work.

In addition to the firm rankings, the handbook honored eight individual WilmerHale partners as “Leading Lawyers”:

Steven Barrett: USA Commercial & Partnering
Karen Green: Government Enforcement & Investigations
Hans-Georg Kamann: Germany Regulatory
Rüdiger Herrmann: Germany Corporate &Commercial
William Lee: USA Intellectual Property
David Redlick: USA Corporate
Alfred Server: USA Commercial & Partnering
Steven Singer: USA Commercial & Partnering and USA Corporate

Lawyers and law firms are recognized by PLC are categorized, in order of prestige, under “leading,” “highly recommended,” “recommended,” or “recognized.”

The PLC Cross-border Life Sciences Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the law and leading law firms and lawyers in the life sciences practice area worldwide. The reported information is gathered through research and interviews with clients and practitioners to identify the firms and individuals that the market considers to be most knowledgeable in the life sciences practice area.