Chambers & Partners 2016 – Life Sciences (Colombia)

 

Band 1 | OlarteMoure

Basic facts about the department – 1 partner – 3 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Distinguished life sciences team with an active patent practice in the biopharmaceutical sector. Its regulatory practice provides strategic advice regarding Colombia, the wider Latin America region and the US and EU regions. Noted for its active compliance practice and advice on potential FCPA risks. Experienced advising clients from a range of sectors within the life sciences sphere.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)

“The experience with OlarteMoure has been very good. It is a leading firm with a very strong patents practice, and the lawyers have provided support with everything.”

What’s new? Astellas is a new client win for the firm.

Notable practitioners

Partner Carlos Olarte‘s practice focuses on the biopharmaceutical sector. He advises on patent prosecution and litigation, regulatory matters and compliance investigations. Sources comment: “We have had very good experiences with him – he is our go-to lawyer.”

Significant clients Novartis, Nutresa, Federación Nacional de Cafeteros, Universidad del Norte, Gilead Sciences.

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