Demographic, technological and economic factors are constant challenges in the Canadian health care system. Governments, businesses and health care providers are leading initiatives to provide novel, accessible, affordable and high-quality health care, products and services. Innovation in the health industry demands the support of a peerless legal team that understands the public and private sectors.
BLG is the undisputed leader in Canada’s health industry. We are the only firm serving health care institutions to achieve a Band 1 rating in Chambers Canada for Health Care. Our multidisciplinary health and life sciences team is the most comprehensive legal resource in Canada, with knowledge and experience in both the public and private health sectors.
We have a comprehensive understanding of the ever-evolving legal landscape that is regulated by a myriad of federal and provincial health-related statutes. Our strategic approach to legal services enables us to effectively assist our clients in pursuing innovation and opportunities in the health industry, including health suppliers, health providers, life sciences, and senior living and housing.
At the heart of every M&A opportunity is an ambition — to harness a market opportunity, to forge a new partnership, to shape growth on your terms. Strengthen and support your goals, backed by BLG’s strong regulatory acumen and deep expertise in the sectors driving the Canadian economy today and tomorrow.
"Full-service firm with a leading healthcare practice that is recognised for its capacity to handle a range of matters in the life sciences sector. Highlighted for its capacity to handle contentious and non-contentious pharmaceutical patent matters. Also advises on the commercialisation of products in the space."
"Leading practice with unparalleled bench strength that is renowned for its ability to provide high-quality legal advice and representation across the entire health sector."
"Proven skill across a broad array of healthcare matters including privacy and IT, governance, medical malpractice litigation and corporate transactions."