Supporting your growth 

Our Life Sciences Team are experienced in dealing with all legal issues which arise in the sector.  We understand the breadth and depth of the challenges involved and are used to delivering solutions to these challenges. Our knowledge of the life sciences sector means we can progress and manage work in a more focused way which is tailored to your needs and produces the result you desire.  

We deliver a responsive client services team to suit your requirements - whether you are a pharma corporate, a mid-sized medical device client or an early stage biotech company.

Delivering City level quality

Our core Life Sciences Team, many of whom have worked in top national and international legal practices, pull together our experiences in the life sciences sector to enable us to deliver the type of service and advice that you would expect from a City law firm.

When necessary, we will create an internal multi-disciplinary team spanning corporate, commercial contracts, employment, IP, real estate and dispute resolution, depending on your requirements. We are also experienced in working as a team with patent agents and other related non-legal professionals. This means that you can benefit from an extensive skill set and a team which is ideally placed to understand your requirements and provide a full range of legal services. 

Why use the Acuity Life Sciences Team?

  • You benefit from a personal relationship with an experienced lawyer who will understand your business and will act as an extension of your internal team giving you the confidence to develop your business successfully, at whatever stage it might be.
  • Growing Life Science companies face many challenges associated with funding, IP and shareholder protection. We are able to advise and assist you in these areas and protect your personal and professional interests.
  • Not only are we competitively priced given the quality of our advice but we are flexible in our fee arrangements and are happy to work with our clients to agree fee arrangements which are suitable for the client. We understand that many small businesses cannot afford large legal fees, we have therefore put in place many innovative arrangements to deal with such issues to ensure that fees do not hinder the growth of your business.
  • We aim to build sustainable relationships with our clients that enable us to act as long term, trusted advisers.


We provide a full legal service to high growth Life Sciences businesses, including:

  • Establishing a company - incorporation, articles of association and shareholder arrangements
  • Protecting your intellectual property
  • Negotiating commercial contracts
  • Regulatory advice
  • Guiding you through the complex requirements of employment law
  • Advice on bank funding, shareholder funding and grants
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Working with private equity investors
  • Dealing with your property requirements
  • Efficient dispute resolution

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Paul Lowe