Our firm advises and assists innovative companies – with emphasis on the life sciences sector - developing and negotiating all types of agreements specific to their activities.

  • License Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Consortium Agreements
  • Technology Transfer Agreements
  • Contract Manufacturing Agreements
  • Research Service Contracts
  • Clinical Study Agreements

Representative Experience

What our clients say

HBC Avocats is a “recognized law firm specialized in the biotechnology field”. The team is used to negociate research and licensing deals  for innovative companies. It recently advised Valneva during the negociation of a research and development agreement with GlaxoSmithKline pharmaceutical on vaccines against flue.Leading the activity, Jonathan Burnham “has a great knowledge of the industry of organic products and brings a high quality of legal support on intellectual property issues and contract law issues”.

Legal 500 2016-2017

HBC Avocats makes the difference by its excellent knowledge of the research and development field, and its reliability”. The firm is strongly involved alongside innovative groups of biotechnology. Jonathan Burnham has developed a specific know-how in contractual and regulatory matters with little equivalent on the market. He is active in negociating partnership and research licenses”.

Legal 500 2014-2015