CMS is a top global law firm, serving 43 countries across 75 offices. Our experts are differentiated by sector expertise, strong trusted advisor relationships and an ability to work closely with clients through all stages of their lifecycle.
CMS’ leading international life sciences group comprises highly experienced sector specialists covering all practice areas including patent licensing, joint ventures, M&A, patent litigation and prosecution, pharmaceutical regulatory work and competition. Our strong expertise and high-quality advice is delivered by 200 dedicated life sciences lawyers across CMS. Our specialist competition lawyers advise in all areas of competition law including merger control, cartels, abuse of dominance, horizontal and vertical restraints, private enforcement, investigations and compliance. We have a long and deep track record advising pharmaceutical clients on competition investigations, litigation, mergers and compliance issues.