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Belinda M. Juran

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Boston, MA, USA

Belinda Juran's practice focuses on advising clients on technology-centered transactions. She helps biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, high technology and service companies achieve their strategic goals by advising them on all phases of their product development and commercialization relationships. Ms. Juran negotiates and advises clients on collaboration, development, distribution, license and service agreements with customers, suppliers, licensors, licensees and other third parties, and on the acquisition and sale of intellectual property and joint venture arrangements. She works with clients on matters ranging from bet-the-company billion-dollar global strategic collaborations to day-to-day issues. Ms. Juran also has provided general corporate advice to public and private companies and has represented companies in venture capital financings, initial public offerings and mergers and acquisitions. She also works closely with WilmerHale's IP litigation team, negotiating settlement and license agreements to settle ANDA and other litigation matters.

Ms. Juran provides her clients with practical insights by combining her experience and education in technology, business and law. Prior to practicing law, Ms. Juran worked in the high technology industry for several years, where she developed sophisticated computer-aided engineering software, then managed engineering departments. She has also been a consultant to several high technology companies.

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      Transactions and Licensing


JD, cum laude, Harvard Law School, 1998

MBA, magna cum laude, Boston University, 1995

BS, Mathematics, summa cum laude, University of Scranton, 1981

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Honors & Awards

  •  Recommended in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500 United States for her work in M&A/Corporate and Commercial as well as Media, Technology and Telecoms: Outsourcing and Transactions
  • Named a "Life Sciences Star" in the 2016 edition of LMG Life Sciences for finance and transactional
  • Recognized by The Legal 500 United States in 2013 as "a fantastic collaborator" and "outstanding in licensing"
  • LMG Life Sciences selected the firm as winner of its “Canadian Impact Deals of the Year” in 2013 award for its representation of Enobia Pharma in the company's acquisition by Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Named to the Women's Business Boston's Top 10 Corporate Lawyers list

Professional Activities

Ms. Juran has participated in the M. Ellen Carpenter Financial Literacy Program conducted through the Boston Bar Association.

Community Activities

Ms. Juran sits on the board of directors of UTEC, the United Teen Equality Center of Lowell, Massachusetts. Through job training, education and social support, UTEC enables Lowell's most disconnected young people to trade violence and poverty for social and economic success.


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