Track record: Covington & Burling dedicates much of its resources to pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device matters. It is active in high-value transactions, high-stakes litigation and government investigations; regulatory work such as FDA and other agency procedure is another area of strength. Recent clients include Illumina, Indivior and Johnson & Johnson.
Team & differentiation: Covington offers multi-disciplinary life cycle management to help clients ranging from start-ups to multinationals achieve their regulatory and commercial IP goals. Its practice relies on the know-how of its deep team of lawyers, many of whom have served in leadership roles at major industry regulatory bodies and manufacturers.