Partner in-charge of Pharma and Life Sciences Practice
Nishith Desai Associates
Dr. Milind Antani leads Pharma & Healthcare practice at multi-skilled, research-based international law firm, Nishith Desai Associates with offices in Mumbai- Nariman Point, Silicon Valley, Bangalore, Singapore, New Delhi, Mumbai – BKC, Munich and New York. He also leads Social Sector Practice. He represents clients in JVs, MnAs, VC and Private Equity investments, Collaborations, Regulatory advice, IP, licensing and commercialization matters. He has authored and co-authored many articles, publications related to the pharma and healthcare industry including a book on CRAMS. He is a regular speaker and panelist at various national and international forums on the subjects of pharma, biotech, IP, clinical trials, healthcare, CSR and e Health. He is also a visiting faculty at many institutions in Mumbai and Gujarat. He is also recipient of certificate on “Managing and Transforming Professional Service Firms-India” an executive program organized by HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL. He has been included as one of the world's leading practitioners in ‘Who's Who Legal’ for Life Sciences 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 in the ‘Regulatory’ section as the only lawyer from India. He is also involved in policy making and drafting. A soft skill trainer by passion, runs “Surgically Ruthless Soft skill endeavors” that conducts workshops. He is also a GK Quiz master by interest. He has had his career as an ENT surgeon in Anand, Gujarat for 14 years before he changed career to law and moved to Mumbai 13 years ago.
international law ,, IP and regulatory matters including corporate mergers and acquisitions, investments, regulatory and transactional matters, intellectual property prosecution and litigation,