Bird & Bird awarded Life Sciences Firm of the Year 2010

03 March 2010

Bird & Bird’s International Life Sciences Group has been awarded for the fourth consecutive year, Life Sciences Firm of the Year, by Who’s Who Legal.  This award follows the research completed by the International Who's Who of Life Sciences Lawyers 2010, which found Bird & Bird to be the World's Leading Firm for Life Sciences.

In addition, 17 lawyers from across eight of Bird & Bird’s offices were recognised in the research, including from London: Trevor Cook, Gerald Kamstra, Sally Shorthose, Morag Macdonald and Neil Jenkins; Düsseldorf: Wolfgang Von Meibom, Ina vom Feld and Felix Rödiger; Brussels: Bruno Vandermeulen; Paris: Alain Gorny; Milan: Giovanni Galimberti and Massimillano Mostardini; Stockholm: Giovanni Gozzo and Ragnar Lundgren; Hong Kong: Matthew Laight and Alison Wong; and Beijing: Grace Chen.

The research completed for International Who’s Who Legal - Who’s Who of Business Lawyers is based on comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and life sciences lawyers in private practice worldwide.


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