Job: 
Associate
Location: 
Edinburgh
Direct line: 
+44 (0)131 656 3785
Email: 
grant.strachan@brodies.com
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Grant is an Associate at Brodies LLP with a specialist focus on food law as well as healthcare regulation under EU and UK law. His practice covers pharmaceuticals, medical devices, food and consumer products.

Grant also has considerable experience of providing due diligence regulatory support on major corporate transactions in the food, medical devices and life science sectors.

In the food sector, Grant has expertise of advising on a wide range of regulatory issues that arise in the day-to-day conduct of a food business, including: borderline classification of products; nutrition and health claims; labelling and packaging; hygiene standards; advertising and marketing regulation; and product recall.

In the pharmaceutical sector, Grant regularly advises on a broad range of regulatory matters including:  
- clinical trials;
- data transparency;  
- life cycle management strategy and maximisation of IP regulatory rights, namely: regulatory data protection; paediatric rewards; and orphan market exclusivity;
- marketing authorisation procedures; and
- pharmacovigilance.  

Grant frequently speaks on life sciences issues at European and Global conferences. He is a member of the Drug Information Association (DIA) and has authored and co-authored various articles in professional journals in addition to writing a chapter on regulatory data protection for the textbook, Navigating European Pharmaceutical Law.