Jean-Marc Grosperrin > Dentons > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
5 BOULEVARD MALESHERBES
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Corporate and Healthcare, Life Sciences

Position

Jean-Marc Grosperrin is a partner in Dentons’ Paris office and a co-head of the Europe and Paris Life Sciences groups. He is also the co-head of Dentons’ global Life Sciences group and also serves as a member of Dentons Europe Board. He is highly regarded and praised by his clients for his expertise in Life Sciences operations.

Jean-Marc is primarily involved in French and cross-border acquisitions, divestitures, private equity transactions and industrial M&A transactions, with a specific focus on the healthcare sector (pharmacy, cosmetics, medical devices, biotechnology). He is also active in all contractual matters relating to this industry (manufacturing, license, co-development agreements…) and advises on pre-litigation regulatory matters.

His key clients include Pfizer, IPSEN, Laboratoires Servier Monde, Lactalis, Astellas, Takeda, Teva and Gojo Industries Inc., Sanofi/Zentiva.

Career

Joined Salans (now Dentons) in 2004
Started his career in 1998 at Willkie Farr & Gallagher, Paris and New York

Languages

English, French

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 1998

Education

University of Notre Dame, Indiana, LL.M., Magna Cum Laude (1996)
University of Clermont-Ferrand, D.E.A. in Business Law (1994)
University of Clermont-Ferrand, Maîtrise in Business Law (1993)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

(Leading individuals)

Jean-Marc GrosperrinDentons

Dentons is particularly sought after for transactional work in the life sciences sector, where its highly regarded M&A group is retained by leading industry players, typically advising blue-chip industrial clients and investment funds on large-cap transformational deals. Corporate partners and practice co-heads Anne-Laure Marcerou and Jean-Marc Grosperrin are the key contacts, and Grosperrin also jointly leads the firm’s global life sciences group. On the regulatory side, the team is well versed in working with the French healthcare authorities. Senior counsel Pascale Poupelin is highly regarded for drug market access matters. Focusing on tax, regulatory and market access issues, co-head Julien Le Guyader is another name to note.

Paris > Secteurs et industries > Santé et sciences de la vie

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Jean-Marc GrosperrinDentons

Dentons est un acteur de référence du marché pour les opérations de fusions-acquisitions impliquant le secteur des sciences de la vie. Le cabinet est mandaté par de grands acteurs de l’industrie de santé. Il assiste régulièrement de grands groupes industriels et des fonds d’investissement dans des opérations de transformation de grande envergure. Sont recommandés pour les aspects transactionnels, les coresponsables de la pratique santé du bureau de Paris :  Anne-Laure Marcerou et Jean-Marc Grosperrin – qui codirige aussi la pratique mondiale des sciences de la vie du cabinet. Le champ d’expertises couvre parallèlement les aspects réglementaires, l’équipe assistant régulièrement ses clients dans la gestion de leurs relations avec les autorités de santé françaises. Pascale Poupelin (senior counsel ) dispose d’une grande compétence dans le traitement des problématiques d’autorisation de mise sur le marché. Enfin  Julien Le Guyader , qui est le troisième coresponsable de la pratique santé parisienne, gère des problématiques fiscales, réglementaires et d’autorisation de mise sur le marché.