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Fieldfisher

Healthcare

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What the team is known for

Navigates clients through a changing regulatory landscape and represents them in investigations and contentious proceedings. Also advises on complex M&A and financing transactions. Acts for public and private providers, life sciences companies and regulatory bodies. Offers complementary expertise in data and information law as applied to healthcare and healthtech.

Strengths

Sources highlight that the lawyers are "efficient, pragmatic and responsive."

Work highlights

Assisted the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority with a number of applications for treatment centres to use mitochondrial donation.

Notable practitioners

Sarah Ellson remains a prominent presence in the healthcare field due to her experience assisting healthcare regulators with appeals, audits and amendments to regulations. She also advises healthcare providers on the regulations affecting start-ups and the use of medication.
"Sarah is very approachable and practical - she sets out both the legal reasoning and how it applies."

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Healthcare Department

Fieldfisher

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Riverbank House

2 Swan Lane

London

Greater London

UK

EC4R 3TT

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

UK-wide

Healthcare: Regulatory


Sarah Ellson
Band 1