Sarah Marquis

Combining life sciences and intellectual property

Sarah Marquis has over 20 years of experience as an attorney in the pharmaceutical industry. She joined Medicago in 2020 as VP legal affairs, responsible for all legal and intellectual property matters.

Prior to joining Medicago, Sarah held leadership roles at Lundbeck Canada, Jubilant Pharma and Pharmascience. Earlier in her career, Sarah became a solicitor at law firm Allen & Overy in London, England in the life science team, advising clients on international commercial transactions.

Beyond her corporate role, Sarah is one of the founding members of Women Leaders in Pharma, a non-profit organization empowering women to reach their full potential.

Sarah holds a law degree and a Masters’ Degree in the laws of biotechnology from University of Montreal. She is a member of the Barreau du Québec since 2000 and is registered as a solicitor in England and Wales since 2006.