Steven D. Singer - Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Steven D. Singer

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 212-295-6307

Steven Singer has more than three decades of experience as a corporate attorney who has represented clients in a wide range of transactions. He has advised numerous public and private companies in the life sciences industry, focusing on joint ventures and strategic alliances, corporate and securities law, public offerings and venture capital transactions. Mr. Singer is consistently recognized in the areas of corporate and life sciences for successfully handling complex deals and collaborations in the technology transactions and licensing sector.

Practice

Mr. Singer has focused his practice in the life sciences industry for nearly three decades. He has served as counsel for public and private companies in the life sciences sector, including biotechnology, medical device and pharmaceutical companies. His practice focuses on joint ventures and strategic alliances, corporate and securities laws, public offerings and venture capital transactions.

Mr. Singer has worked with the following public company clients, among others: Achillion, Agios, Alnylam, Aveo, Curis, Idenix, Infinity, Millennium and Momenta. Representative private company clients include Cerulean, Coferon, Constellation, Hydra, Metamark Diagnostics and X-Chem. Mr. Singer has also worked with pharmaceutical companies, including Becton Dickinson, Bristol Myers Squibb, Novartis and Wyeth.

Mr. Singer has also worked with New York-based medical and academic institutions in the establishment and operation of the New York Genome Center and the Tri-Institution Drug Discovery Institute.

Tufts UniversityBA Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.

Client Comments

"Steve is one the premier biotechnology attorneys in the country and is our consistent first choice to work with on major transactions."

-Phil Chase
General Counsel
Adimab, LLC

"Steve Singer is probably the best known corporate lawyer for biotech clients in the Boston area. I have worked with him at two different start-ups, and if I ever went to another start-up, there is no question in my mind who our corporate attorney would be -- it would be Steve."

"Steve is the guy that keeps it all together. He manages a deal as well as being a reliable sounding board on anything to do with Corporate Law or corporate governance."

-Phil Chase
General Counsel
Adimab, LLC

Office Location

Seven World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10007
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the New York City Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Biotechnology Law of the New York City Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the New York City Metro Area2011 Lawyer of the Year in Biotechnology Law of the New York City Metro Area
Steven D. Singer has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Steven D. Singer has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Steven D. Singer has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Steven D. Singer has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!

Practice Areas

Biotechnology Law
Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law