BOSTON (PRWEB) June 15, 2015
David J. Dykeman, David C. Peck, and Timothy D. Johnston, attorneys with international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will speak at the DeviceTalks Boston, June 17, 2015 at Boston Scientific’s Global Headquarters, Marlborough, Massachusetts.
From 4 - 5:30 p.m., Dykeman, Boston shareholder and co-chair of the firm’s global Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group, will moderate the panel discussion, “Hot Topics: M&A Megadeals, IP, Financing, and Products Liability Trends for MedTech Companies.” Peck, Fort Lauderdale shareholder and co-chair of the firm’s global Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group, and Johnston, Boston attorney in the firm’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Group, will serve as panelists. They will be joined by medtech leaders: Charlie Attlan, vice president, Head of Corporate Business Development and Portfolio, Boston Scientific; Jed Cohen, managing director, Leerink Partners; and Jeff Mann, senior managing counsel, Med-Surg at Boston Scientific.
Hosted by online journal MassDevice.com, DeviceTalks is a conversation among leaders. It’s an evening for an exchange of ideas, insight, and contacts among the pioneers of the medical technology industry. Formerly known as the Big 100, this event is held annually in Boston, Orange County, and the Twin Cities.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group
Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group advises clients ranging from start-ups to large multinational public companies to leading research institutions. The group’s attorneys work closely with clients, providing innovative legal counsel to help them achieve their objectives – from discovery through commercialization and product marketing.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice
The Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice is an integral part of the firm’s 600-plus member national Litigation Practice. The team is nationally recognized for its dynamic courtroom presence, responsiveness to clients and deep subject matter knowledge. Recent recognitions include national rankings for 2015 “Products Liability & Mass Torts” from Chambers USA Guide; national rankings for 2015 “Product Liability & Mass Torts Defense: Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices” from The Legal 500 United States; and a first-tier national ranking for "Litigation – Mass Tort Litigation and Class Actions – Defendants" from U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2015 Best Law Firms. In addition, Greenberg Traurig is recognized as a "Product Liability Litigation Standout" in the BTI Litigation Outlook 2015 published by BTI Consulting Group.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Boston Office
Established in 1999, Greenberg Traurig’s Boston office is home to more than 65 attorneys practicing in the areas of corporate, emerging technology, energy, governmental affairs, healthcare, intellectual property, labor and employment, life sciences and medical technology, litigation, public finance, real estate and securities. An important contributor to the firm's international platform, the Boston office includes a team of nationally recognized attorneys with both public and private sector experience. The team offers clients the value of decades of legal experience and hands-on knowledge of the local business community, supported by the firm's vast network of global resources.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.