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July 14, 2023

LMG Life Sciences EMEA Names King & Spalding its EMEA Parallel Import Firm of the Year, Germany Firm of the Year and Honors Two Lawyers with Awards

LONDON, July 14, 2023 — LMG Life Sciences EMEA has named King & Spalding its 2023 EMEA Parallel Import Firm of the Year and Germany Firm of the Year. King & Spalding partner Ulf Grundmann was honored with its Parallel Import Lawyer of the Year award and counsel Elisabeth Kohoutek with its Non-IP Litigation Rising Star award.   

The firm was also named a finalist for the following awards:

  • White Collar Crime Firm of the Year
  • White Collar Crime Lawyer of the Year – Ulf Grundmann
  • Regulatory Advisor of the Year – Geneviève Michaux

The LMG Life Sciences Awards aim to recognize complex and innovative work completed in the life sciences sector across various practice area categories.

Grundmann focuses on regulations and compliance regarding the pharmaceutical, medical devices, cosmetic and food industries, and on litigation in the European Union. He advises clients through all stages of the product life cycle, including product development, trademark clearance, labeling, advertising and promotion, product launch, distribution, licensing and compliance in the EU.

Kohoutek advises companies in the life sciences sectors and guides clients in complex regulatory matters and represents them in litigation and business transactions. She counsels companies in the drug, device, food, cosmetics, chemical and related industries. Kohoutek also focuses on advertising, labeling, classification, composition, regulatory compliance, ESG and privacy matters under both European Union (EU) and German laws.