Dr. Lea Hachmeister - McDermott Will & Emery

Overview


Lea Hachmeister advises companies and investors in the healthcare and life sciences market, with a focus on pharmaceutical and medical device companies. She specializes on transactions and strategic cooperations in the health and life sciences sector, regulatory issues, such as market entry and reimbursement channels for drugs and medical devices, as well as industry-specific data protection and compliance issues.

After her first state examination, she wrote a doctoral thesis on the topic of “Clinical trials with adults who are incapable of giving consent – legal framework of a group-benefit research”. Lea completed the additional qualification in pharmaceutical law at the Philips University in Marburg and worked as a research assistant at the chair of Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Voit during her doctoral thesis.

Results


  • Advising pharmaceutical companies, wholesalers, pharmacies and medical devices companies on issues of pricing, market access and reimbursement by public and private payers, and public procurement
  • Advising pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers as well as health insurers in the area of digital health
  • Advised a global internet company on telemedical business models in times of the COVID-19 crisis
  • Advising pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers on the design and conduct of clinical trials
  • Advising German and international pharmaceutical companies and medical devices manufacturers on the regulation of advertising and promotion of medicinal products and medical devices, as well as on compliance with national and European codes of conduct

Community


  • Support Association of the Research Centre for Pharmaceutical Law
  • German Legal Society for Animal Protection Right
  • Amnesty International

Credentials


Education
Philipps-University Marburg, Dr. jur. (PhD), 2021
Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt, Second State Exam, 2021
Additional Qualification in Pharmaceutical Law with Distinction, 2016
Philipps-University Marburg, First State Exam, 2016

Admissions
Germany

Languages
German
English