Maria Grazia Medici joined Osborne Clarke in 2018 as Partner and she acts as leader for the Life Science and Health Sector for Italy. Before joining OC she was a member of the Italian boutique law firm Verusio e Cosmelli, were she started her career in 1996. Her practice focuses on Pharmaceutical Law and Real Estate, with a special emphasis on regulatory aspects. She advises Italian and Foreign Pharmaceutical companies on Italian and EU regulations concerning the production and sale of pharmaceutical products, API and medical devices, as well as food supplements. As far as the Real Estate practice is concerned, she counsels primary Italian, U.S. and U.K. companies in the development, construction and operation of real estate complexes in Italy to be used for retail, entertainment, health and office uses. She received her J.D. cum laude from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” in 1990 and was admitted to the Italian Bar in 1994. She has been admitted to defend before High Courts in 2015.