Technology, Telecommunications and Life Sciences
Stevens & Lee brings a unique combination of innovative and creative advice, a wide range of experience and an in-depth understanding of the key issues driving the industry to assist technology, telecommunication and life science companies to succeed in today’s highly competitive market.
We work with clients to:
- Secure financing and capitalize growth
- Establish and build strategic alliances
- Anticipate and comply with government requirements, including FDA, FCC and other regulatory matters
- Develop, protect and commercialize intellectual property
- Develop, expand and operate facilities
- Build and manage teams and establish equity and other incentive programs
- Securities law compliance and reporting
- Establish and maintain corporate governance and compliance programs
In addition, we actively and aggressively defend clients in intellectual property matters, antitrust matters and general business disputes, as well as government regulatory actions.
We work with a wide range of industry participants, from start-ups to well-established leaders in the areas of computer hardware and infrastructure, computer software and services, Internet, e-commerce, social networks, cloud, fiber optics, electronics, nanoparticles, robotics, telecommunications, satellite, broadcasting, narrowcasting, environmental sciences, alternative energy, engineering, power generation and other technologies. Life sciences companies we represent include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, bioinformatics, diagnostics, vaccine, genomics, nanotechnology, proteomics, chemistry and drug design, medical device, cosmetics/cosmeceutical, nutrition/nutraceutical, pharmacy and health care companies.
We also represent colleges and universities, laboratories, contract research organizations (CROs), manufacturers, consultants and suppliers in a variety of matters involving technology, telecommunication and life science companies, as well as the angels, venture capitalists, investment funds and other entities that invest in them.
Our lawyers have strong ties to the investment community and are experienced in representing and working with incubators, accelerators, investment banks and commercial banks, venture capital and private equity firms, institutional lenders, independent directors committees, advisory boards and management groups.