The work developed by TozziniFreire’s Life Sciences & Healthcare group covers industry sectors as diverse as healthcare; pharmaceutical ingredients; drugs; medical devices; cosmetics; health and personal hygiene products; food; and agrichemicals and fertilizers. The team is widely experienced in working with regulatory agencies, including the Brazilian Sanitation Surveillance Agency (Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária - Anvisa) and the Ministry of Agriculture (Ministério da Agricultura, Pecuária e Abastecimento – Mapa). The services provided by our group include a wide variety of matters, such as mergers and acquisitions; advice on foreign investment and regulatory issues involving company licensing; product registration; import and export; product liability and recall; negotiation and drafting of distribution contracts; clinical research; Productive Development Partnerships (Parcerias para o Desenvolvimento Produtivo - PDPs); Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in the healthcare area; intellectual property matters; and administrative and judicial proceedings involving sanitation authorities.
The firm assists both domestic and foreign companies, insuring not only a high level of technical know-how but also deep knowledge of players in the industries mentioned above. We are proudly the only law firm in Brazil with a sole team dedicated to transactional and regulatory Life Sciences practice, providing a comprehensive business-oriented and cost-efficient legal assistance to clients in the industry.
TozziniFreire is recommended in Chambers Latin America for Life Sciences and Healthcare in several editions of the international publication. We are among the 250 best law firms in Latin America for Corporate/M&A focused on Life Sciences according to Latin Lawyer 250. TozziniFreire is also recognized by Análise Advocacia 500 as one of the best law firms in the health sector. International publication Who’s Who Legal has recommended our partners as the most notable professionals in the area.
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