Magda Tovar

Knowledge Lawyer - Healthcare, EMEA
Baker & McKenzie Services Limited
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction


Magda Tovar joined Baker McKenzie in September 2019 as a Knowledge Lawyer for the Global Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry Group, covering healthcare and life sciences legal issues for -the EMEA region. She also supports the Industry Group at a global level on many knowledge management matters including thought leadership projects and global surveys.

Before joining Baker McKenzie, Magda was a senior legal adviser at the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for 16 years where she advised on a broad spectrum of matters related to EU pharmaceutical law, covering medicines for human and veterinary use. She represented the EMA in cases before the General Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union.

Practice Focus

Magda's main responsibility is to make knowledge easily available to lawyers within the Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry Group, increasing the quality, consistency and cost-effectiveness of the advice that Baker McKenzie gives its clients.


  • Barcelona~Spain (1999)


  • The London School of Economics and Political Science (LLM) (2003)
  • Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Post Graduate Diploma Environmental and Urban Law) (1999)
  • Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Master in Public Law and Administrative Organisation) (1998)
  • Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Law Degree) (1997)


  • Spanish
  • Catalan
  • English