On 5-6 September 2019, Asters hosted the semiannual meeting of Biolegis, a network of leading independent European law firms assisting life sciences companies in all phases of their corporate, M&A and IP activities.
The meeting gathered representatives of Biolegis member firms from all over Europe to network and share their broad experience and extensive expertise in the biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, information technology and other related fields of law.
The event's agenda included members news and business development discussions moderated by Asters Partner Julia Semeniy, Life Sciences Talk "Oh, My Genes" by Dariya Loseva (a prominent Ukrainian geneticist, TEDx speaker and winner of Kyiv Post Top 30 Under 30 2018), as well as the "Historical Kyiv" guided city tour.
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Biolegis is a pan-European network of 19 carefully-chosen law firms, selected on the basis of their strength in the life sciences sector. Biolegis membership gives Asters a unique opportunity to share the know-how and exchange the best practices in life sciences with other member law firms in order to offer integrated legal services in the field to companies and investors across Europe.
Asters is the largest law firm in Ukraine with offices in Kyiv, Washington D.C., Brussels and London. Chambers Europe 2019 recognizes 20 lawyers of Asters – the largest number of the renowned practitioners in a single Ukrainian law firm.