Jones Day Welcomes Prominent Life Sciences Partner in Boston

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 15:12

Maureen Bennett has joined the Boston Office of global law firm Jones Day as a partner in the Health Care and Life Sciences practices.

Previously co-chair of Squire Patton Boggs' Healthcare & Life Sciences Industry Group, Ms. Bennett represents life science and healthcare entities in a wide range of corporate and commercial transactions, with a particular emphasis on multijurisdictional clinical trials, cross-border transactions, and strategic commercial matters, such as research and development arrangements.

Ms. Bennett has managed the negotiation of multiparty clinical research collaboration agreements in numerous jurisdictions around the world, including agreements with hospitals, physician practices, and independent research entities. She has also negotiated numerous master service collaboration agreements with contract research organizations and data management providers to the life science industry. In addition, her practice includes a substantial focus on regulatory compliance and ethical issues associated with the conduct of international clinical research, including patient recruitment, pharmacovigilance, clinical data management anticorruption and informed consent issues.