Mayer Brown announced that 14 partners across four of the firm’s offices have been named “Life Sciences Stars” in the 2016 edition of Euromoney’s Legal Media Group (LMG) Life Sciences. In addition, Mayer Brown was “Highly Recommended” in Product Liability and “Recommended” in General Patent Litigation, Hatch-Waxman Patent Litigation (Branded) and Licensing & Collaboration. The guide is an annual resource for in-house counsel identifying leading lawyers and firms in the intellectual property, regulatory, transactional and non-IP litigation practice areas.

Life Sciences Stars are selected using a qualitative process of peer opinion, market feedback and independent research. Partners designated this “star” distinction are:

  • Intellectual Property – Joseph Mahoney (Chicago), Theresa Gillis, Lisa Ferri, Colleen Tracy James, Brian Nolan (all New York) and Alan Grimaldi (Washington DC);
  • Non-IP Litigation – Debra Bogo-Ernst, Dan Ring (both Chicago), Philip Brandes, Henninger Bullock, David Carpenter, Reb Wheeler (all New York) and Christopher Kelly (Palo Alto); and
  • Regulatory – Mark Mansour (Washington DC).