Rachel Abramovitz Joins JSBarkats PLLC as the Chair of the Life Sciences Practice

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JSBarkats PLLC ("JSBarkats") announced today that Rachel Abramovitz, an experienced corporate attorney, joined the firm as a partner. Rachel has 15 years experience practicing law, including 10 years experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. In addition to supporting the corporate and Israeli practice groups, Rachel will be leading the life sciences group in the firm. "We are pleased to be able to support our life sciences clients with a full range of legal services including IP, corporate, securities and FDA regulatory guidance," Sunny J. Barkats, the managing partner of the firm said.

Prior to joining JSBarkats, Rachel was VP, Corporate Secretary and Senior Corporate Counsel for a multinational pharmaceutical company. She also provided counsel to clinical research organizations and practiced law with a major law firm in Israel, focusing on international business and Israeli corporate and securities law. Rachel has extensive experience advising clients on matters relating to drug development, pharmaceutical transactions and regulatory compliance, FDA, OIG and HIPAA compliance, SEC and Israeli securities compliance, and U.S. – Israel business transactions.

Rachel is a member of the New York, Israel and California bar associations. She is a graduate of the Michlala LeMinhal (LL.B., 1995), and of University of San Diego (LL.M.C, 2000). 

About JSBarkats PLLC ()

JSBarkats is a dynamic growing full-service law firm headquartered in the heart of Manhattan, NY. The firm provides experienced, efficient, and cost-effective legal services to institutional as well as small and mid-sized corporate clients and wealthy individuals. JSBarkats PLLC was founded on the principle that "Cold Blooded Billing" at inflated hourly rates is fundamentally unfair to clients and does not allow for proper monitoring of overall legal costs. Based on this premise, we provide a full range of legal services, on a FLAT FEE Milestone basis. This allows us to focus on the quality, rather than the quantity of our work, and enables our clients to quantify legal costs as part of their bottom line.

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CONTACT: Rachel Abramovitz, Esq. RAbramovitz@JSBarkats.com 646-502-7001