Morrison & Foerster’s 180 dedicated life sciences lawyers are recognized for their comprehensive legal services to clients around the world. From concept to commercialization through exit, we serve life sciences companies, research institutions, and the venture capital funds and investment banks that finance them.
Our life science attorneys are called upon to assist in all phases and kinds of financings, technology transactions, licensing and strategic collaborations, mergers and acquisitions, patent counseling, patent prosecution, patent diligence, and intellectual property litigation. We also counsel life sciences clients in the areas of product liability, employment and labor, tax, and restructuring.
We have a network of more than 1,000 lawyers across 15 offices in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. Founded in 1883, we remain dedicated to providing our clients, which include technology and life science companies, financial institutions and Fortune 100 companies, with legendary service. Clients rely on us for innovative and business-minded solutions. Our attorneys share high standards, a commitment to excellence, and a passion for helping their clients succeed. This commitment to serving client needs has resulted in enduring relationships and a record of high achievement. We are also recognized for our long-standing commitment to pro bono work and diversity.