Located in the center of one of the nation’s largest concentration of pharmaceutical companies, Norris McLaughlin & Marcus has represented clients in pharmaceutical, medical device and related industries for over two decades. Our clients include drug and medical device developers, manufacturers and distributors as well as companies supporting the pharmaceutical industry. Our Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Industry Group offers a wealth of experience in areas specifically related to the technical and regulatory aspects of these industries, as well as the more traditional legal specialties.
Our services to the pharmaceutical and medical device industry include:
- Assistance with new product development
- Defense of products liability claims
- Protection of intellectual property
- Structuring of R&D joint ventures
- Development of distribution arrangements and similar strategic alliances
- Corporate restructuring
- Mergers, acquisitions, reorganizations and divestitures
- Domestic and international tax planning
- Labor, human resources and employment counsel
- Immigration and visas
- Environmental assistance
- FDA regulatory advice
Under our multi-discipline client service model, we view our clients’ needs and objectives from more than one perspective. For example, in any given client project, not only can we provide the necessary corporate, tax and business expertise, but we would also offer assistance to our clients in identifying and addressing their intellectual property, regulatory and human resources as well as other needs as they may relate to the project. We recognize that each client’s needs and each situation require a different array of skills and expertise, and therefore, we customize our approach to any given project to maximize value to the client. We pride ourselves on applying the business sense that we have developed over the years. Our legal experience, coupled with this business sense, allows us to arrive at practical and economic solutions for our clients.