PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmaNet Development Group, Inc., a leading provider of clinical development services to innovative pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug and medical device companies, announced today that Christopher S. Brennan has joined the Company as general counsel.
"We are very pleased to have Chris join the PharmaNet Development Group management team," commented Jeffrey P. McMullen, president and chief executive officer. "His diversified experience and expertise will bring valuable insight to the Company and support our growth strategies."
Previously, Mr. Brennan held the position of general counsel at a specialty pharmaceutical company and worked in private practice as a corporate transactional attorney at two prominent, multi-national law firms -- Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP and Dechert LLP. While at these two global law firms, Mr. Brennan worked along side management teams from various Fortune 500 companies while helping them to successfully undertake and complete company "mission critical" transactions in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate financing, joint ventures, licensing, corporate partnering, private financing and public securities -- all primarily in the pharmaceutical and emerging life science market place.
Mr. Brennan graduated from Fordham University School of Law with honors. For the five years prior to entering law school, he managed multi-million dollar, high-technology projects and led large project teams from various disciplines as a Captain in the United States Air Force.
About PharmaNet Development Group, Inc.
PharmaNet Development Group, Inc., a global drug development services company, provides a comprehensive range of services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug and medical device industries. The Company offers early and late stage consulting, Phase I clinical studies and bioanalytical analyses, and Phase II, III and IV clinical development programs. With approximately 2,300 employees and 40 facilities throughout the world, PharmaNet is a recognized leader in outsourced clinical development. For more information, please visit our website at www.pharmanet.com.
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