Lauren Sager joined Ropes & Gray’s corporate department in 2021 and practices in the life sciences regulatory and compliance group. During law school, she served as a note and comment editor of the American University Law Review. Prior to law school, Lauren worked in advertising at a Spanish-language media company and completed her graduate studies in public health at Brown University, where she conducted research on mindfulness-based health interventions.


  • Performed FDA regulatory diligence for acquisitions of and investments in medical device, pharmaceutical, digital health, contract research, cosmetics, regulatory consulting, and life sciences media companies.
  • Performed FDA regulatory diligence for initial public offerings and follow-on offerings of pharmaceutical, biotech, and cosmetics companies.
  • Assisted a medical device manufacturer during an FDA inspection and in responding to an FDA Form 483.
  • Counseled pharmaceutical manufacturers on policy developments relating to advertising and promotion.
  • Evaluated promotional claims and marketing materials for a variety of pharmaceutical and medical device clients.
  • Advised pharmaceutical clients on issues related to requirements.
  • Assisted a medical device company in updating FDA establishment registrations and device listings.
  • Counseled a pro bono client on issues related to medical device importing and exporting.

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