McDermott Will & Emery has advised Corlieve Therapeutics on its sale to uniQure, with its lead program, a gene therapy approach to treat Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (TLE), the most common form of focal epilepsy.
Corlieve Therapeutics is a biotechnology company focused on bringing novel therapeutic options to patients with severe neurological disorders.
uniQure is a leading gene therapy company advancing transformative therapies for patients with severe medical needs.
The McDermott team that advised Corlieve Therapeutics comprised:
- Emmanuelle Trombe, partner, Katya Ascher, counsel, Laëtitia de Dinechin and Pascaline Sagot, associates, on Corporate and Life Sciences aspects ;
- Heidi Steele, partner in Chicago, on securities aspects ;
- Côme de Saint-Vincent, associate, on tax aspects, and
- Sabine Naugès, partner, and Charlotte Michellet, counsel, on Public Law aspects.
McDermott Will & Emery partners with leaders around the world to fuel missions, knock down barriers and shape markets. Our team works seamlessly across practices and industries to deliver highly effective — and often unexpected — solutions that propel success. More than 1,200 lawyers strong, we bring our personal passion and legal prowess to bear in every matter for our clients and the people they serve.