Hugo Kent-Egan


Hugo advises on a broad range of regulatory matters impacting the life sciences sector in the UK and the EU. In particular, he advises on issues affecting medicines and medical devices throughout the entire product-lifecycle, including clinical research, authorisations and certification, regulatory exclusivities, manufacturing, supply chain structures and market access.

Hugo also has experience advising life sciences clients on their promotional activities including on compliance with industry codes of practice such as the EFPIA and ABPI Codes.

Hugo joined Bristows as a trainee solicitor in 2019 and gained experience in a range of practice areas, including transactional intellectual property, patent litigation and data protection. During his training, Hugo spent three months on secondment at a leading clinical artificial intelligence company, where he gained valuable medical device regulatory and commercial contract experience.

Prior to joining Bristows, Hugo worked as a chemistry teacher in a secondary school in London.


  • Chemistry, University of Oxford, MChem
  • Qualified 2021


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