Former Head of Legal at Novartis Oncology Barbora Dubanska has joined Taylor Wessing as Partner and CEE Co-Head of Life Sciences.
Dubanska is an expert in the fields of pharmaceutical, regulatory, and antitrust law. She will be leading the firm's team alongside fellow Co-Head Dieter Natlacen. She will commute between the Taylor offices in Vienna and Prague, while covering the entire CEE region.
Dubanska has over 14 years of experience. Before joining Novartis Oncology in December 2016 she spent five years as Head of the German Desk and Head of CEE Competition at CMS Cameron McKenna (during which time she was seconded for almost three years to Amazon), two years at Weinhold Legal, and four and a half years with Clifford Chance.
She studied law in several European cities as well as in Australia and acquired an LL.M. Degree from Cambridge University. She also holds Ph.D in law from the Charles University in Prague.