Life sciences and health law.

Do you process medical data, e.g. in the context of a biobank ? 

Do you have any questions regarding authorisations or other regulatory issues (Swissmedic in particular) ? 

Are you negotiating a research, collaboration or (pre)clinical trial agreement ?

Thanks to our extensive experience in therapeutic products law, health law and data protection law, we are able to assist you in all stages of your projects related to biotechnologies, life sciences and healthcare. In particular, we draft and negotiate contracts, handle sensitive intellectual property and data protection matters and deal with disputes in the field of life sciences and biotechnologies. We have a strong network of Swiss and foreign experts as well as foreign attorneys. We notably offer the following services :


  • drafting of agreements (research, collaboration, (pre)clinical trials, licences, biological material transfer agreements (MTAs)) and advice in related negotiations

  • contact with the relevant federal and cantonal authorities (e.g. Swissmedic)

  • advice and legal opinions on specific issues (biosimilars, embryonic stem cells, umbilical cord blood,..)

  • (alternative) dispute resolution