Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Speak at DeviceTalks Boston

BOSTON – Oct. 2, 2018Greenberg Traurig, LLP attorneys David J. Dykeman, Trevor J. Chaplick, and Karen C. Corallo will speak at DeviceTalks Boston, Oct. 9, 2018, at the Westin Boston Waterfront. Greenberg Traurig is a founding sponsor of the DeviceTalks series, and attorneys from the firm’s global Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group have been featured speakers at every DeviceTalks conference since 2011.

From 4 – 5 p.m., Dykeman, patent attorney, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s global Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group and co-chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property (IP) Group in Boston, will moderate the panel, “Hot Topics: M&A, IP, Financing and Trends Impacting MedTech.”

He will be joined by Chaplick, shareholder in the firm’s Corporate Group (Washington, D.C.); Corallo, of counsel in the Health Care & FDA Practice (Washington, D.C.); Omar Amirana, Senior Vice President, Allied Minds; Alex De Winter, Managing Director, GE Ventures; and Jeff Mann, Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Cantel Medical.

Specific hot topics include:

  • M&A trends from the perspective of both acquirer and seller
  • IP protection is key to a successful exit
  • Financing best practices from early stage to exit
  • Regulatory trends and best practices

Hosted by online journal MassDevice.com, DeviceTalks is a conversation among leaders. It’s an evening for an exchange of ideas, insight, and contacts among the pioneers of the medical technology industry. Formerly known as the Big 100, this event is held annually in Boston, Orange County, and the Twin Cities.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group: Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group advises clients ranging from startups to large multinational public companies to leading research institutions. The group’s attorneys work closely with clients, providing innovative legal counsel to help them achieve their objectives – from discovery through commercialization and product marketing.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Boston Office: Established in 1999, Greenberg Traurig’s Boston office is home to over 70 attorneys practicing in the areas of bankruptcy, corporate, emerging technology, energy, gaming, governmental affairs, intellectual property, labor and employment, life sciences and medical technology, litigation, public finance, and real estate. An important contributor to the firm's international platform, the Boston office includes a team of nationally recognized attorneys with both public and private sector experience. The team offers clients the value of decades of legal experience and hands-on knowledge of the local business community, supported by the firm's vast network of global resources.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and is among the Top 20 on the 2018 Am Law Global 100. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.