Pharma und Nahrungsmittel

“These excellent professionals know the sector and its legislation. They are exceptional and very capable of offering added-value advice." (Chambers Europe)


We created this specific practice area to provide specialist advice to the pharmaceutical, health, cosmetics and food industries. We are renowned for our expertise in the pharmaceutical sector, particularly the redesigning of medicine and health product commercialisation policies and protecting our clients’ interests in matters related to medicine financing and prices. We have also worked extensively on strategic alliances within the sector.

  • M&A of pharmaceutical laboratories, health product companies and companies in the cosmetics and food sectors
  • Joint venture, licensing, agency, co-marketing, co-promotion and exclusive promotion contracts
  • Financing and price regulation of medicines and health products
  • Supply and distribution contracts, restructuring of commercialisation models, market supply regulations and parallel trade
  • Distribution, direct sales to pharmacies and sales to hospitals
  • Contracts and collection of payments for medicines and health products from public authorities
  • Labelling, advertising, and promotion of medicines; analysis of deontological codes
  • Clinical trials
  • Protection of pharmaceutical patents
  • Product liability
  • Proceedings before the Ministry of Health, the Spanish Medicines and Health Products Agency, the Code of Practice Surveillance Unit and the Self-Regulation Association for the Pharmaceutical Industry (Farmaindustria)
  • Removal, storage and use of human organs and tissues
  • Medical malpractice and negligence
  • Functional food and borderline products
  • Advertising compliance audits