Life Sciences


Life Sciences is one of the most innovative and complex market sectors. It is currently undergoing a period of intense transformation, with companies facing an ever-increasing level of regulation as well as strict cost management in order to remain competitive and profitable.

Taylor Wessing’s Life Sciences team is widely regarded as one of the market leaders, providing a comprehensive legal service to pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, diagnostics and research tool companies, as well as service providers in this sector.

Our recognition is based on the extensive expertise the group has in advising across the full range of practice areas that are central to the business of any life sciences company including: patent litigation, fund formation, venture capital, regulatory advice and licensing.

Whether our clients are just starting up or are a major multinational, we advise them throughout their whole product life cycle, from discovery and development through to end-of-life patent disputes.

Areas of expertise:

  • Cosmetics
  • Food, nutrition & supplements
  • Health tech
  • Medical devices
  • Pharma & biotech