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Julian Hitchcock

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Marriott Harrison LLP

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Partner providing practical advice on regulatory issues in emerging life sciences; especially, genomic, cellular & regenerative technologies, medical apps, medical devices, medicinal products, research and policy development.


Former BBC science producer. Qualified, Wragge & Co (1998). Pharmaceutical patent litigator, Blake Dawson Waldron (from 2001). Senior solicitor, life sciences, Mills & Reeve (from 2004). Senior associate, life sciences, Field Fisher Waterhouse (from 2009). Counsel, Lawford Davies Denoon - later Denoon Legal - (from 2012). Partner, Marriott Harrison (from 2017). Supplementary roles: (past) - Director, East England Stem Cell Network; Associate, PHG Foundation; and Member, Emerging Science & Bioethics Advisory Committee (ESBAC); - (current)  Honorary Lecturer, Department of Bioengineering, University College London; and Trustee, Science Media Centre.




Member: Law Society; Synthetic Biology Leadership Council (governance subcommittee); and Nuffield Council on Bioethics Working Party on human genome editing. Associate: Innogen Centre.


University of Birmingham, (1979 MB;ChB. – incomplete), University of Wolverhampton (1995 LLB Hons 2(1)), De Montfort University (1996 LPC), University of Bristol (2000 Diploma in IP law & Practice).

London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology

Within: Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology

Marriott Harrison LLPĀ focuses predominantly on regulatory matters, and provides 'first-rate response times' and 'value for money'. Alexander Denoon has 'excellent commercial judgement' and is 'extremely knowledgeable on non-transactional life sciences law'.Ā Julian HitchcockĀ is also recommended and highly experienced in regulatory issues.

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