LMG Life Sciences 2020 Ranks 28 Arnold & Porter Attorneys, 11 Practice Areas
The 2020 edition of LMG Life Sciences recognized Arnold & Porter in its annual compendium of life sciences legal recommendations. The guide recommended 11 Arnold & Porter practice areas and named 28 attorneys as "Stars" across its Regulatory, Financial & Corporate, Litigation & Enforcement, and Intellectual Property categories.
The firm was again highlighted as one of eight "Life Cycle firms," a distinction that highlights firms with significant practices in nearly all areas covered by LMG Life Sciences.
"Arnold & Porter maintains a substantial presence in the life sciences industry, with a practice that encompasses all legal areas needed to support a product's life cycle," LMG Life Sciences said. The firm's Life Sciences & Healthcare Regulatory practice was dubbed "one of the premier groups focused on pharmaceutical and medical device clients" by the guide.
The firm was recommended in the following practice areas:
- General Corporate
- FDA: Medical Devices
- FDA: Pharmaceutical
- General Patent Litigation
- Hatch-Waxman Patent Litigation
- Healthcare: Pricing & Reimbursement
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Patent Strategy and Management
- Product Liability & Recall
- White Collar/Government Investigations
On September 23, 2020, Arnold & Porter was recognized with a rare five LMG Life Sciences awards. The firm won awards in the following categories: "Antitrust Firm of the Year"; "General Patent Litigation Firm of the Year"; "Patent Impact Case of the Year"—Enzo Life Sciences v. Roche Molecular Systems et al.; Daniel Kracov—Regulatory Attorney of the Year: FDA Pharmaceutical; and Kristen Riemenschneider—US Rising Star: Financial & Corporate.