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Lidings becomes advisor of choice for the leading pharmaceutical companies

Lidings law firm, the leading legal advisor to foreign businesses in the Russian market, further strengthens its Pharmaceutical practice with the addition of key international clients, leaders in their field.

With Life Sciences being one of Lidings’ most rapidly developing practice areas the firm’s client list boasts industry leaders including pharmaceutical giants like Boehringer Ingelheim, Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Ipsen Pharma, MEDA Pharmaceuticals, Sanofi Aventis, Servier, and others.

The firm initiates and actively participates in high profile industry events that take place in Russia and abroad. Lidings’ experts are invited to speak at and moderate law-related sessions at key pharmaceutical conferences. "We welcome the opportunity to share our expertise and promote dialogue between industry representatives and state authorities. This year Lidings acted as partner of key industry events – the 8th international life sciences conference Pharmaceutical Business in Russia and a business forum on Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs and Compliance in Russia. We very much look forward to the19th Annual International Russian Pharmaceutical Forum in Saint-Petersburg, the foremost gathering of CEOs of international and local pharmaceutical producers, distributors and retailersthat Lidings supports as premier partner", commented Julia Zhabina, Head of Business Development at Lidings.

The firm’s lawyers have received numerous awards and have been recognized for their expert industry knowledge. Partner and Head of Pharmaceutical practice at Lidings Andrey Zelenin was named the best lawyer in the sphere of Life Sciences in Russia by the leading international legal directory Who is Who Legal. High level of recognition in the field stems from the firm’s professional expertise and focus on legal aspects most essential for clients from the pharmaceutical industry which Lidings offers in addition to the standard range of services in support of foreign businesses on the Russian market.

"We view recognition by one of the most reputable international directories as evidence of the right development strategy of one of the firm’s flagship practice areas. We are proud to represent the largest and most influential pharmaceutical companies from around the globe, and we will put our best effort in ensuring we offer highest international standards of legal services to our clients", commented Andrey Zelenin.

More information on Lidings’ expertise in advising leading pharmaceutical companies can be found in our brochure.

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