A Latham & Watkins London spouse has left the organization to be part of Cooley.
Health care and lifestyle sciences partner Frances Shares Allen joins Cooley following additional than eight several years at Latham. She was previously an affiliate at Simmons and Simmons.
She specialises in advising main existence sciences firms and field traders on a range of engineering-centered industrial issues. She also has experience advising on licensing, and U.K. & EU info privacy rules, in accordance to Cooley’s announcement.
Marya Postner, head of Cooley’s existence sciences company partnering & licensing exercise commented on the seek the services of: “Her experience advising smaller and mid-dimensions biotech and medical product companies and regional specialty and multinational pharmaceutical organizations, coupled with her normal corporate background, helps make her a strategic fit for our existence sciences partnering team in London and globally.” Cooley, which is headquartered in tech and daily life sciences hub Palo Alto, signifies nearly 2,000 public and non-public lifetime sciences corporation shoppers globally, the firm’s statement added.
Shares Allen’s go to Cooley consolidates the firm’s growth of its London business, following the recent addition of Caroline Hobson to the antitrust exercise in March.
Latham did not react to requests for comment.