Edward Britton is a corporate partner resident in the firm’s Washington office. He concentrates in strategic licensing, partnering, and joint ventures; mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures; and corporate finance and venture capital. His practice emphasizes multi-jurisdictional transactions, and he has broad experience in the types of issues that such transactions raise. He also regularly advises clients on corporate, and commercial issues and assists clients on general compliance matters.
From 2003 to 2008, Mr. Britton was resident in the firm’s London office, where he served as managing partner.
The clients with which Mr. Britton works are in a wide range of industries, including life sciences, consumer products, and government services.
Mr. Britton has particular experience in meeting the specialized corporate, commercial and transactional need of clients in the life sciences industry. For over 15 years he has worked closely with life sciences clients on corporate, commercial and strategic matters, including licensing and collaboration transactions; financing and investments; and acquisitions, divestitures and other strategic corporate transactions.