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Sidley Austin LLP

Healthcare

6 ranked lawyersBand 1District of ColumbiaUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Multitalented team that attracts an impressive breadth of work in the sector, representing both healthcare providers and manufacturers in relation to complex clinical matters, including research trial compliance. Also advises on an array of regulatory issues including pricing, reimbursement and coverage. Frequently retained on high-stakes government investigations, with experience across criminal and civil matters.

Strengths

One clients says: "I find Sidley to be outstanding based on the commitment and resources they involve when they commit to a case."

"I think it is rare to find a team with this level of experience - both from a more academic perspective and from a real-world practice perspective," another client enthuses.

A source adds: "They have an incredibly strategic approach and are a go-to on FDA issues."

Notable practitioners

Coleen Klasmeier counsels pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers on a range of regulatory and enforcement issues, including marketing authorizations.
"She is super smart, well connected and very hard-working." "She understands the scope of regulation well and communicates clearly." "She is just the best of the best in terms of food and drug counsel. She's a complete rock star."

Jeffrey Senger has expertise in FDA-related work such as complex regulatory and jurisdictional issues. He regularly advises pharmaceutical manufacturers and suppliers on a broad range of regulatory compliance and enforcement matters.
"He is very thorough and prepared. He's a deep analytical thinker, but with practical and user-friendly advice on how to best position our issue with the FDA and internal audiences." "I'm impressed with his oral advocacy skills."

Paul Kalb frequently provides regulatory advice to multinational retailers, investment companies and drug and device manufacturers.
"He's a thoughtful attorney, and he's also very commercial. He was able to guide us through a very complex matter to an outcome we were very happy with." "I really like how he is very calm and able to jump right into analyzing and understanding what matters."

Raymond Bonner is a regulatory practitioner with notable FDA capabilities. He often advises multinational drug companies on manufacturing and quality control concerns.
"He is very well known in the drug manufacturing space."

Rebecca Wood has extensive knowledge of FDA regulations and provides counsel for a range of clients, including pharmaceutical, device and diagnostic manufacturers. Her expertise encompasses fraud and abuse cases and privacy matters.
"She's excellent to work with. She is very knowledgeable, responsive and great at clearly articulating complicated issues." "A seasoned FDA adviser who is really good at sharing her knowledge." "She understands the way the FDA looks at things and how best to approach them."

William Sarraille is a seasoned healthcare practitioner with significant experience in regulatory compliance mandates, as well as civil and criminal investigations.
"His command of the subject matter is astounding, and yet he is able to translate that into a simple concept. He treats his clients with dignity and respect, and listens very carefully to what their questions are." "He is an exceptional attorney and he is extraordinary at what he does."

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Healthcare

Sidley Austin LLP

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Location

1501 K Street NW

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20005

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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.

District of Columbia

Healthcare


Paul E Kalb
Band 1
William A Sarraille
Band 2

Healthcare: Pharmaceutical/Medical Products Regulatory


Coleen Klasmeier
Band 1
Jeffrey Senger
Band 3
Raymond A Bonner
Band 2
Rebecca K. Wood
Band 3