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Life Sciences

Legal and business advisors supporting the life cycle of life sciences companies across the globe through technology and product licensing, patent and trademark procurement and enforcement, strategic partnering and acquisitions, public and private financings, cross-border transactions, and export regulations.

Burns & Levinson represents life sciences companies and entrepreneurs locally and internationally in the following industries:

Our proactive, interdisciplinary approach maximizes value for our clients. We provide a broad range of customized services to support life sciences companies through all phases of the corporate life cycle, including:

Connected & Collaborative

We add value to client relationships through introductions to those in our broad network who can help identify licensing or collaboration partners, raise capital, provide research and development services, and design and perform clinical studies. With Burns & Levinson, your company will have access to our contacts and peers in your industry, including executives, consultants, venture capitalists, investment bankers, accountants and entrepreneurs who have built and run highly successful life science companies.

Members of the firm’s Life Sciences Group are fluent in Hebrew, Hindi, Spanish and Mandarin, and conversant in Japanese, so we can work with your global partners in their language.

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The Life Sciences Group at Burns & Levinson

Name Title Phone Email
Andrew J. Merken, Co-Chair Partner 617.345.3740
Josef B. Volman, Co-Chair Partner 617.345.3895
Michael H. Brodowski Partner 617.345.3337
Stephen D. Brook Partner 617.345.3722
Laura L. Carroll Partner 617.345.3339
Stephen Y. Chow Partner 617.345.3263
Jerry Cohen Partner 617.345.3276
Leonard M. Gold Partner 617.345.3831
Shahid Hasan Associate 617.345.3691
Renee Inomata Partner 617.345.3340
Mark W. Manning Partner 617.345.3468
Ronda P. Moore Partner 617.345.3221
Deborah J. Peckham Partner 617.345.3577
Marlo M. Schepper Patent Agent 617.345.3224
Mark Schonfeld Partner 617.345.3329
John C. Serio Partner 617.345.3314
Normand F. Smith Partner 617.345.3234
Janine M. Susan Associate 617.345.3275
Howard J. Susser Partner 617.345.3738
Merton E. Thompson Partner 617.345.3697