Medical Devices

FLI's lawyers have a wealth of experience in the Medical Devices sector, from regulatory matters to protection.

FLI's network attorneys can advise on Medical Device IP, exploitation and regulation. We've helped clients with IP protection, drafting patents and design applications to copyright. We've also covered due diligence: What do clients need to think about when selling or purchasing IP related to a medical device? Our attorneys can help you in the event of litigation, regulation and all other Medical Device Law related areas. Our specialists work together to ensure that we've covered from every angle.


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Peter Edwards

Peter Edwards

Peter Edwards brings 25 years of broad experience as in-house counsel in domestic and global environments. He served as general counsel of the multi-national public companies Celanese Corporation (specialty plastics and chemicals), Baxalta Incorporated (biopharmaceutical spin-off from Baxter), and Mallinckrodt plc (specialty pharmaceuticals). Peter also lived and worked overseas in Brussels as general counsel for Solvay Pharmaceuticals.

In his earlier career, he held in-house positions of increasing responsibility within Mettler-Toledo, Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company. Peter began his career as an associate in a large private law firm.

An inspiring, thoughtful, and strategic leader, Peter’s peers and the boards he has served view him as a high-impact advisor. His experience spans public company spin-offs and high-profile M&A to building high-performing legal teams while also providing innovative and effective results across the full range of critical legal challenges.

Phone: (+1) 636-795-9565


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  • Michigan State University, Juris Doctor
  • University of Michigan, BSA


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