Foley Hoag Partner Hemmie Chang Honored as Top Woman Dealmaker by Global M&A Network

May 6, 2022

Foley Hoag LLP partner Hemmie Chang was honored at the USA Top Women Dealmaker Awards, hosted by the Global M&A Network. The USA Top Women Dealmaker Awards honor "brilliant, respected, legendary and inspirational women" from the private equity, venture capital, M&A, SPACS and restructuring transactional communities. The awards ceremony was held on May 5, 2022.

According to Global M&A Network, Chang was selected for her role in advising on notable deals and for her demonstrated experience and expertise advising on life sciences transactions. She has advised on matters involving Dicerna, H.I.G. Capital, Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Roche and Takeda.

As Chair of Foley Hoag's Licensing & Strategic Alliances Practice and Co-Chair of the Life Sciences Group, Chang regularly handles high profile intellectual property matters. Clients routinely benefit from Chang’s strategic business perspective and legal acumen from her two-plus decades of experience within the bio pharmaceutical, medical device, gene and cell therapy and genomics sectors. She has closed more than $16 billion in deals in recent years across diverse therapeutic areas.

Chang was previously honored as a 2020 Top Woman of Law by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. Her career-spanning dedication to clients and significant influence on the life sciences industry earned her an induction into the LMG Life Sciences Hall of Fame in 2019.

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