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What the team is known for

Norton Rose Fulbright is respected for its handling of a range of corporate and commercial issues for healthcare clients, with particular strength in Ontario and Québec. The firm offers experienced representation to health authorities, medical research facilities and hospitals. The group's capabilities are supported by the firm's complementary expertise in IP and life sciences.

Work highlights

A Norton Rose team led by Olga Farman assisted the Montreal Heart Institute with the drafting of research and clinical trial agreements for a potential treatment for COVID-19.

Notable practitioners

Senior associate Véronique Barry continues to be noted for her impressive expertise in healthcare-related corporate and commercial issues. In recent times she has provided significant commercial support to healthcare providers during the COVID-19 pandemic. She is based in the firm's Québec City office.

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Overview

Our Canadian life sciences and healthcare team has a strong reputation for working with an array of innovative pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies, as well as investors in the sector. We provide cutting-edge advice on the full range of legal issues that arise in the sector, from regulatory and compliance strategy through to patent litigation and corporate transactions.

In a period of global uncertainty, the sector faces a raft of legal and commercial hurdles that can affect the ability of many companies to do business in the industry. From the consequences of the patent cliff through to increased scrutiny by local regulatory authorities worldwide, our experienced lawyers effectively guide the world’s leading life sciences and healthcare corporations in navigating this difficult landscape.

Our healthcare team acts for numerous clients in the healthcare sector, including hospitals and health systems, academic medical centres, retail pharmacies and wholesale distributors, physician groups and health insurers.

We handle both domestic and cross-border matters throughout Canada, the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia, offering an integrated service to our life sciences and healthcare clients across the globe.

Members

Grove, Janet (Head of Department)

Barry, Véronique

Healthcare

Norton Rose Fulbright

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Location

Suite 1800

510 West Georgia Street

Vancouver

British Columbia

Canada

V6B 0M3

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Healthcare: Corporate/Commercial & Regulatory


Véronique Barry
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