Kristi McNamara | New York | Hogan Lovells

Kristi McNamara

Counsel Knowledge Lawyer Global Regulatory


Kristi McNamara
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As a counsel knowledge lawyer supporting the Life Sciences and Health Care industry sector, Kristi develops thought leadership campaigns by drafting client alerts and preparing presentations on industry developments relevant to the business needs of firm clients. Kristi collaborates with billing attorneys across practice areas to manage and maintain forms, checklists, and precedent documents. She works closely with the firm's automation and analytical tools to develop and improve workflow processes. She also works closely with the industry marketing and business development team to identify opportunities to add value for the firm's clients. 

Kristi joined Hogan Lovells with over 20 years of experience supporting clients across the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. A registered U.S. patent attorney, she focused on various phases of international IP practice, with a particular interest in life cycle management. In addition to her work in private practice, Kristi spent more than a decade as an in-house counsel with a Danish biotechnology company, including work assignments in both the U.S. and at company headquarters in Europe.


  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, magna cum laude
  • M.S. Chemistry, Yale University
  • B.S. Chemistry, College of William & Mary, summa cum laude
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