Wolf Greenfield Shareholder Edward Gates Earns Client Choice Award from Lexology

We are pleased to announce that shareholder Edward Gates has been named as the Exclusive Winner of the Healthcare & Life Sciences Category for Massachusetts in Lexology’s 2019 Client Choice Awards. The Client Choice Awards recognize partners who add real value to their clients’ business. Nominations are based on input from senior corporate counsel.

Ed has more than 35 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical arts. He has served as the firm’s chairman, as its president and managing partner, as a member of its strategic planning committee over a 20-year span, and as the founder of its biotechnology and pharmaceutical groups. According to Ed’s clients, he is “a lawyer who can think outside of the box; he always comes up with pragmatic and business-focused solutions.” In addition, “His focus on diversity, collegiality and high quality of work is impressive; he is meticulous in every aspect of his work. 

We’re thrilled that Ed is being recognized for the exceptional client service he provides,” said Helen Lockhart, chair of the Biotechnology Group at Wolf Greenfield. “He is committed to creating value for our clients by helping them achieve their business goals, and his work is instrumental to the firm’s success.”

Established in 2005, the Client Choice Awards recognize those firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the excellent client service they provide. The criteria for the awards focus on the ability to add value to clients’ business above and beyond other players in the market. Nominations are made by corporate counsel, with this year’s winners chosen from a pool of more than 2,000 individual client assessments.