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Peter O Safir

Washington, DC, USA Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Life Sciences: Regulatory/Compliance
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Life Sciences: Regulatory/Compliance - USA

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Peter Safir has extensive experience handling food and drug regulatory issues throughout the USA, with a particular concentration on pharmaceuticals. His practice covers a variety of different types of work, including drug quality issues, market practices and life-cycle management.
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Peter Safir has been practicing in the food and drug field for over 25 years. He regularly represents pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies on all aspects of regulation, including drug/biologic development and approval, marketing, manufacturing, and compliance issues. He has litigated many cases protecting data exclusivity for pioneer products and structured numerous patent settlements between research based companies and ANDA applicants. He has advised companies on promotional practices; GMP compliance and with respect to Anti-Kickback statutes; and defended companies and individuals in FDA and DOJ criminal and civil enforcement proceedings.

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B.A. Princeton University 1967; J.D. Yale Law School 1972; Professorial Lecturer in Food and Drug Law at George Washington University Law School 1991-2020.

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