Marco De Morpurgo


Marco practices regulatory law in the life sciences sector.  He has extensive expertise under EU, Italian, Spanish and UK regulatory law and focuses on multi-jurisdictional advisory work.

Marcoâ??s expertise covers pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices and other healthcare products. He advises clients on a broad range of regulatory issues, including clinical trials, marketing authorisations, pricing and reimbursement, promotion and advertising, distribution, pharmacovigilance, as well as on anti-corruption and ethical rules applicable to the life sciences industry.

Marco works closely with the global corporate practice on M&A deals in the life sciences sector, conducting regulatory due diligences, contract drafting and post-closing regulatory filings.  He has specific expertise in managing cross-border regulatory operations through the firmâ??s global network of lawyers and external counsels.

Marco is a member of the Bar in Italy, Spain and New York, and holds an LL.M. from Harvard Law School.

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Areas of Practice

Life Sciences

Year Qualified



LL.B./LL.M., University of Trieste, 2008
M.Sc., Comparative Law, Economics & Finance, IUC Turin, 2010
LL.M., Harvard Law School, 2010
Ph.D., Comparative Law, University of Milan, 2014