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QUINZ

Life Sciences

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What the team is known for

Prominent domestic boutique with a strong client base among international pharmaceutical companies. Acts on a broad range of Belgian regulatory matters, including consortium agreements, collaboration and licence agreements and product distribution. Further assists with pricing files and clinical trials.

Strengths

A client notes that "the advice and services are of high quality and are always delivered within the requested timelines," and adds that the firm "provides the client with a proactive, holistic overview regarding the status of the services."

Another client enthuses that the lawyers provide "creative solutions, very speedy interactions and out-of-the-box thinking."

Work highlights

Represented Hyluris in the licensing and co-development of pharmaceutical products, including diuretics.

Notable practitioners

Olivier Van Obberghen principally advises a range of clients on compliance matters concerning licensing and clinical trials, as well as assisting with reimbursement matters. A client notes that he is "knowledgeable, responsive and very pleasant to work with."

A client lauds Pieter Wyckmans as "a very approachable and highly responsive lawyer with excellent knowledge." He assists clients with a range of licensing and collaboration matters, as well as pricing mandates and clinical trials.

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Overview

Quinz has assembled a specialist team that is dedicated to providing expert advice (on both national and international matters) to companies active in life sciences (pharmaceuticals, biotech, medical devices) and innovative technologies (smart devices and ICT, key enabling technologies). 
The firm strives to build a personalised, long-standing relationship with its clients and puts great effort into thoroughly understanding the science and business behind the companies it serves. The firm is efficient, hands-on and detailed, and, when required, is able to focus on operational emergencies. 
The firm’s clients are comprised of pharmaceutical multinationals, SMEs, innovative start-ups and spin-offs. In serving its clients’ needs, the firm advises them on regulatory challenges and the preservation of their intellectual property. The team draft and negotiate clients’ contracts for day-to-day operations, as well as for corporate structuring and strategic projects, business development and financing needs.

Life Sciences Department

QUINZ

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Department location

Telecom Gardens

Medialaan 28-B

Vilvoorde

Flemish Brabant

Belgium

B-1800

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Belgium

Life Sciences: Domestic


Olivier Van Obberghen
Band 2
Pieter Wyckmans
Band 2