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October 31, 2017

LMG Life Sciences Names 14 King & Spalding Lawyers Life Sciences Stars

NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2017 — LMG Life Sciences has named 14 King & Spalding lawyers Life Sciences Stars, and has “highly recommended” the firm for U.S. Food & Drug Administration: Medical Device work as well as for White Collar/Government Investigations work.

The following King & Spalding lawyers were selected as Life Sciences Stars in various practice areas:

  • Andy Bayman (Non-IP Litigation)
  • Mark Brown (FDA: Medical Device; FDA: Pharmaceutical)
  • Bobby Burchfield (Non-IP Litigation)
  • Gina Cavalier (White-Collar/Govt. Investigations)
  • Fred Degnan (Regulatory)
  • Tom Duley (Finance & Transactional)
  • Mark Jensen (White-Collar/Govt. Investigations)
  • Christina Markus (Healthcare Pricing & Reimbursement; FDA: Pharmaceutical)
  • Michael Pauzé (Non-IP Litigation)
  • Mark Polston (Regulatory)
  • John Richter (Non-IP Litigation)
  • John Shakow (Healthcare Pricing & Reimbursement)
  • Wick Sollers (White-Collar/Govt. Investigations)
  • Chilton Varner (Product Liability)

LMG Life Sciences also recommended King & Spalding in the areas of FDA: Pharmaceutical; Healthcare: Pricing & Reimbursement; and Product Liability. The publication noted that the firm has “exceptional government investigations and product liability practices” that “make it a go-to litigation firm for industry clients.”

LMG Life Sciences bases its research on online surveys and interviews with lawyers across the United States. Its researchers also spoke to clients and leading lawyers within the industry and reviewed public information to inform its decisions.

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