Life Science Industry Team

What You May Not Know About Our Life Science Industry Team

  • We represent the world’s largest research-based pharmaceutical company.
  • We represent the world’s 5th largest Genome Center.
  • We represent the company which has the only FDA (EAU) H1N1 rapid 6-hour test.
  • We provided the legal work that established the country’s 2nd largest Biotech Campus.
  • We have represented pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology companies for over 30 years.


BABC Jackson Attorney Michael J. Bentley Appointed to Fifth Federal Circuit Bar Association Board of Governors

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Jackson attorney Michael J. Bentley, a senior associate in the firm’s Appellate Litigation Practice Group, has been appointed to the Board of Governors of the Fifth Federal Circuit Bar Association.

“We congratulate Michael on his well-deserved board appointment with the Fifth Federal Circuit Bar,” said Firm Chairman Beau Grenier.


Why Is It So Difficult for Creditworthy Borrowers to Secure a Mortgage?

Financial Services Litigation and Compliance counsel Robert M. Couch, who also serves as Commissioner for the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Housing Commission, was the moderator of a panel discussion at the Bipartisan Policy Center's 2014 Housing Summit in Washington, DC. The Session, entitled "Why Is It So Difficult for Creditworthy Borrowers to Secure a Mortgage?" explored how tight lending standards continue to squeeze creditworthy borrowers, contributing to the decreasing national homeownership rate and mounting pressure on the rental market, ultimately dampening economic recovery. Speakers at this session provided detailed insight into current conditions, the history behind the current housing situation, and ideas on how to expand the credit box in a responsible manner.