Maggie Hastings has joined Mills & Reeve as a senior legal adviser, bringing a wealth of in-house experience within the life sciences industry.
Previously head of legal and senior legal counsel at Bayer Crop Science, Maggie joins the Cambridge commercial and life sciences team at a senior level.
She has a broad range of experience including leading legal support for Bayer’s UK and Republic of Ireland crop science businesses, comprising local sales, marketing and regulatory affairs organisations, UK manufacturing sites, and a joint venture with a French company, as well as day-to-day legal work focusing on commercial and contractual matters.
She says: “After many years working in-house in Cambridge, I am really looking forward to returning to private practice and excited to be joining such a dynamic life sciences practice as part of a great team.”
James Fry, partner and head of the life sciences practice at Mills & Reeve, adds: “We are delighted that Maggie is joining the team at a time when our clients’ requirements are developing.”