Bird & Bird targets biotechnology in Paris

Bird & Bird has recruited life sciences expert Paule Drouault-Gardrat and an associate from Lovells. Drouault-Gardrat, who was not a partner at Lovells, will head up Bird & Bird's life sciences practice. She has been hired to help develop the practice internationally. Drouault-Gardrat has worked in the sector for more than 20 years, both in private practice and as an in-house lawyer at pharmaceutical companies Sanofi and Debat.
First revealed on 25 September