McDermott Advises Servier on the Acquisition of Symphogen

Overview


Servier announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with the owners of Symphogen A/S, a leader in therapeutic antibody discovery, to acquire 100% of Symphogen’s share capital. The acquisition will strengthen Servier’s antibody capabilities and ensure that Symphogen’s antibody discovery and early-development platform is fully utilized.

Under the terms of the agreement, Servier will gain full ownership of Symphogen’s proprietary pipeline of oncology and immuno-oncology programs and Symphogen’s antibody discovery and development platform.

In this transaction, McDermott Will & Emery acted for Servier with a team composed of partners Emmanuelle Trombe and Anthony Paronneau and associates Mathilde Peschard, Marion Abecassis and Lucie Martin.

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