Dr. Pascale Kewitz
Thanks to her seasoned legal and market knowledge, Pascale is able to secure her clients’ requirements in contract negotiations and disputes with competitors and authorities, in particular regarding regulatory aspects. Pascale focuses on the Life Science and Commercial law area, advising pharmaceutical and medical device companies on regulatory, contractual and compliance questions. She supports her international and national clients by drafting and negotiating development and investigation agreements. In the commercial area, Pascale advises companies on contractual and trade law matters; one of her key areas is commercial agency law. During a five-month secondment, Pascale set up a new compliance structure at an international pharmaceutical company.
Her ability to meet her client's needs and to find solutions for problems led to the success of the project. Pascale studied law at the University Frankfurt am Main and Osnabrück; she obtained her doctorate with a thesis on 'Patent protection for biotechnological inventions under Community law'.
Pascale advised one of our international Life Science clients as the German authorities complained about the classification of a product as cosmetic.
For an international medical device company, Pascale coordinated the reporting of serious adverse events during clinical trials conducted in Germany.
Pascale assisted an international pharmaceutical company with all legal and regulatory questions during the change of the registered seat in Germany.