is a partner and co-head of the life sciences practice at Van Bael & Bellis and is head of the litigation practice. Catherine’s expertise in the life sciences area covers laws governing medicines, biotech products, medical devices, cosmetics and food supplements, among other aspects. As the co-founder and co-head of the life sciences practice and head of the litigation practice, Catherine regularly represents leading life sciences companies in litigation, providing multi-dimensional advice. She is a member of the Brussels Pharma Law Group and an Officer of the Healthcare and Life Sciences Law Committee of the International Bar Association. Catherine has authored several chapters and articles related to various legal issues in the life sciences field. She speaks English, Dutch and French, and often speaks at life sciences conferences and webinars.