Butler Snow has been named a Leading Core firm for the pharmaceuticals industry in the BTI Power Rankings 2017: The Law Firms with the Best Client Relationships in 18 Industries list. The ranking places the firm in the top five percent of all law firms with regard to client relations within the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. Butler Snow was also named to the honor roll for core law firms in manufacturing.
BTI’s new ranking of client relationships – BTI Industry Power Rankings 2017 – is the only law firm client relationship ranking based solely on objective feedback from more than 950 top legal decision makers.
The BTI Industry Power Rankings 2017 provides insight into which law firms are best positioned with the largest, most prestigious clients across 18 industry segments. These are the firms that clients name as their core, go-to firms.
Butler Snow’s pharmaceutical, medical device and health care group provides clients with a comprehensive, multidisciplinary legal team to minimize legal exposure, litigate through resolution, and handle crisis management.
The firm has extensive experience with claims against medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers and is regularly called upon to lead trial teams in some of the most challenging jurisdictions nationwide. Butler Snow attorneys play principal roles in federal multidistrict litigation proceedings and serve as national counsel in several MDLs involving both pharmaceuticals and medical devices, all of which involve hundreds of claimants and in some instances, thousands.
Butler Snow’s healthcare regulatory and transactions attorneys represent a wide range of pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers in federal regulatory compliance, intellectual property, and transactional and contracting matters. The firm is often called upon to work side by side with internal legal and operational teams to assist clients in the development and conduct of clinical trials, commercial sourcing and procurement activities, trademark and patent issues, and assistance in guiding new pharmaceutical products to market.
BTI Power Rankings 2017 is based solely on in-depth telephone interviews with leading legal decision makers. This comprehensive analysis of client relationships trends data from more than 4,000 corporate counsel client interviews conducted over the span of 17 years.