Expert advice on pharmaceutical and medical devices law

Wachenhausen Rechtsanwälte is a highly specialized law firm for regulatory and compliance-related issues in the Life Sciences industry.


22 September 2021. In our latest report from Brussels for Pharma Recht, our colleague Hanna Marks focuses on the planned update of the legal regulations on orphan medicinal products and paediatric medicinal products, as well as the extension of indication by the EMA for the COVID-19 vaccine Spikevax (previously COVID-19 Vaccine Moderna) to include use in children aged 12 to 17 years. Read the whole article in PharmR 9/2021, p. 568 ff.

On 5 and 7 October 2021, Prof. Dr. Heike Wachenhausen will speak on the topic of “Medical devices under the scope of the MDR – How is the implementation going?” as part of a live webinar. Further information and a registration link can be found here.

14 September 2021. For the fifth time in a row, Wachenhausen Rechtsanwälte is recognized as one of Germany’s leading commercial law firms in the category “Health & Pharmaceutics” in the 2021 FOCUS Magazine.


Our clients

Pharmaceutical and medical devices industry, research institutions and industry associations

Among our clients are pharmaceutical and medical devices companies, as well as medical facilities, research institution and industry associations.


Our team

Experienced. Entrepreneurial. Personal.

Wachenhausen Rechtsanwälte provides high-level legal advice for each individual client. Clients appreciate our profound expertise obtained as in-house and outside legal counsel, as well as our entrepreneurial approach in developing strategic decisions.


Wachenhausen Rechtsanwälte is listed in the JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2020/2021 edition
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Medizinprodukte unter der Geltung der MDR – Wie läuft die Umsetzung?

Prof. Dr. Heike Wachenhausen

5. und 7. Oktober 2021
Akademie Heidelberg

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Klinische Forschung und Datenschutz – Auswirkungen auf die Vertragsgestaltung

Susanna Dienemann, LL.M. Cornelia Schiemann, LL.M.

19. und 21. Oktober 2021
Akademie Heidelberg

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Nicht-kommerzielle klinische Prüfungen (IITs) – Unter Berücksichtigung der EU-Verordnung 536/2014

Prof. Dr. Heike Wachenhausen Luka Weinert

15. und 22. November 2021
Akademie Heidelberg

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Qualitätssicherung in der Lieferkette – Die Qualitätsvereinbarung auf dem Prüfstand

Maren Jara Caspari
und Prof. Dr. Heike Wachenhausen
MPJ 3/2021, S. 188 ff.

Qualitätssicherung in der Lieferkette – Die Qualitätsvereinbarung auf dem Prüfstand

Prof. Dr. Heike Wachenhausen
und Maren Jara Caspari
MPJ 3/2021, S. 188 ff.

Kombination von Medizinprodukten mit Arzneimitteln – System und Behandlungseinheit im Licht der neuen Medizinprodukteverordnung

Luka Weinert
zusammen mit Dr. Pascal Hofer
MPJ 1/2020, S. 13 ff.



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