Life Science and Healthtech advice line

Life Science and Healthtech advice line

Hempsons’ life science and healthtech advice line is open between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. Our team of experts offers the health and life sciences sector up to 20 minutes free legal advice.

Simply telephone our team co-ordinator on 01423 724102 for 20 minutes free legal advice quoting the ‘Life Science and Healthtech advice line’ or email

Hempsons is a leading health and social care law firm, with a dedicated professional team offering unique and specialist legal services to the healthtech and life sciences sector. With our extensive expertise and sector knowledge, we are able to offer a full range of sector specific legal services.

In addition to our understanding of the importance of strong regulatory, commercial, procurement and intellectual property advice in this sector, our corporate team comprises a mix of private sector corporate and corporate finance experience which is particularly important for transactional work and where due diligence is required.

Hempsons not only offer advice in relation to medical devices and pharmaceuticals, but also have particular expertise in the fields of cell and gene therapy, reproductive and genetic technologies, and embryo research.

How can we help you?

Our team can support you to answer your questions, combining strong commercial and regulatory advice for public and private healthcare organisations. Our services include advice on:

  • Public procurement, including for technology projects and innovation partnerships
  • Outsourcing, including for IT projects, clinical information systems and electronic patient record systems
  • Contracting and regulatory advice for development of apps
  • Joint ventures, partnerships and collaborations
  • Alliance contracting
  • Corporate transactions
  • NHS governance
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Intellectual property
  • Data protection and information governance
  • Life sciences and Biotechnology
  • Real estate
  • Employment
  • Disputes resolution