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Delivering Lifesciences expertise across CEE


CMS has been helping Lifesciences companies invest and grow in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) for nearly 25 years.

  • Depth: a ‘one-stop shop’ in CEE with 17 offices and over 70 lawyers dedicated to the Lifesciences sector with the local knowledge and market awareness to support clients doing business in CEE. Several lawyers within our Lifesciences team have worked in-house (on a full-time or secondment basis) for pharmaceutical clients – including former Head of CMS Lifesciences Group David Butts.
  • Recognised reputation: strong expertise and high-quality advice delivered in leading practice areas by lawyers who truly understand the legal needs and issues of the Lifesciences sector, particularly in regulatory, commercial, IP, competition and corporate. For the last five years, we have been ranked the number one law firm for the number of completed M&A deals in the Lifesciences sector in Europe by mergermarket.
  • Working with the sector: developing relationships and supporting over 100 Lifesciences companies including the top 20 global pharmaceutical companies and nine out of the top 10 medical device companies.
  • Global CMS network: part of the largest law firm in Europe with 58 offices in 32 countries to give our clients access to greater support and resource beyond CEE

Download the brochure below for more information.

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Anna Mirek