Sidley Austin taps Bristows’ life science team for practice launch
Sidley Austin has hired Bristows veteran Marie Manley to launch its life sciences practice in London.
Manley role in the launch will be to lead the new practice, focusing on medical device and drug regulation and intellectual property. Manley’s own expertise has included issues surrounding advertising and product liability regarding medicinal products.
Matthew Dening, Sidley’s London office managing partner, praised Manley’s “deep understanding” of regulatory climates as well as noting the merit in her “extensive experience in contentious proceedings.”