Press Release

Cooley Shortlisted Across Five Categories for LMG Life Sciences Americas Awards

Publication also names six Cooley partners finalists for Attorney/Litigator of the Year in respective practice areas
August 9, 2021

Palo Alto – August 9, 2021 – Cooley has been shortlisted in five categories for the 2021 LMG Life Sciences Americas awards, including Corporate Firm of the Year, Licensing & Collaboration Firm of the Year, M&A Firm of the Year, Regulatory Firm to Watch and Patent Strategy Firm of the Year.

The publication also recognized six Cooley partners as finalists in their respective categories, including Div Gupta for Corporate Attorney of the Year; Kay Chandler for Licensing & Collaboration Attorney of the Year; Barbara Borden for M&A Attorney of the Year; Sanya Sukduang for General Patent Litigator of the Year – DC Metro; Mika Reiner Mayer for Patent Strategy Attorney of the Year – California; and Ivor Elrifi for Patent Strategy Attorney of the Year – New York.

LMG Life Sciences determines its award results through a rigorous research process involving in-depth firm submissions, practitioner interviews, client feedback and independent research.

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