Having received a PhD in European and pharmaceutical law, Christophe Hénin, partner and founder of the firm in 2005, was previously a partner of the US law firm Proskauer Rose. He has a comprehensive expertise and regularly assists eight of the 10 most important innovative pharmaceutical companies in every area of pharmaceutical law, in European and French law, and intervenes in product liability, regulatory, competition or distribution law cases, in civil, criminal, competition and arbitration litigations. Mr Hénin has built close relationships with government institutions, public and administrative authorities, as well as with the pharmaceutical and health associations.
In 2013, he was particularly active within product liability cases and issues, in particular within the health sector in France and at the European level. Mr Hénin notably managed many cases within the ‘contraceptive pill scandal’ for several pharmaceutical companies, as well as the furosemide case, and was entrusted with advising the pharmaceutical manufacturer on the criminal complaints issued against the oral anticoagulant medicinal product.