Pharmaceutical Distribution


Wortham LLP offers significant experience in pharmacy regulatory matters, including state board of pharmacy requirements and DEA matters. Our attorneys have served inhouse and as outside counsel for four of the largest pharmacies with respect to compliance with state board of pharmacy and DEA requirements.

On the pharmaceutical distribution side, our attorneys have handled pharmaceutical purchase and supply agreements for some of the largest pharmacies, including negotiating compliant terms with respect to fraud and abuse, reporting and pricing.

Representative Matters

  • Oversee transition of DEA registrations for hospital pharmacies as part of the largest Catholic health system combination in history.
  • State board of pharmacy regulatory guidance, including 50-state surveys and DEA regulatory advice, for one of the world’s largest pharmacy chains.
  • Negotiate agreements for the sale and support of pharmacy fulfillment systems distributed by one of the largest pharmacy wholesalers.
  • Research and drafting for 340B program agreements and policies for provider and contract pharmacy clients.
  • Research and analysis to guide physician in-office nutrition and dietary supplement sales and marketing.

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