Our Mission: Despite the European harmonisation of national laws in the pharmaceutical field, important national differences continue to exist, as do
differences in how individual EU Member States apply the EU rules. In addition, a number of European countries remain outside the EU and their laws in this
area display significant differences. The need to keep abreast of the status of and developments in several legal regimes therefore remains as great as
A network of European law firms specialising in pharmaceutical, health-care and medical law has been established under the name of conférence
bleue - European Lawyers' Conference on Pharmaceutical and Health Care Affairs. This is a unique and informal grouping of independent practices which
cooperate informally to find answers for clients in the health-care industry. The member firms make available their extensive expertise and experience in
this highly regulated and technically complex field for the benefits of clients in need of a service which is both specialised and comprehensive.
conférence bleue has members in 19 European countries, with a world-wide presence through over 92 international offices. The network will
expand as client needs warrant, and we are committed to ensuring that the network remains a pre-eminent provider of legal services in the field on a
The network maintains a central office in Munich, Germany, which coordinates the activities of conférence bleue and serves as its
headquarters. The office thus serves as a "one-stop shop" for accessing our network of specialized law firms, available to clients in need of legal advice
and assistance on a multi-jurisdictional or European level.
conférence bleue also issues a Newsletter and other publications, and holds at least one annual seminar on current issues in European
pharmaceutical, health-care and medical law. For full information, please contact us at our Munich headquarters or visit our website at