Deborah L. Spranger

Deborah L. Spranger


Berwyn, PA
Phone: 610.640.7834    Fax: 610.640.7835

Deborah L. Spranger is a partner in the Health Sciences Department of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Berwyn office.

Ms. Spranger represents manufacturing, life sciences and other technology companies in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and intellectual property licensing matters. Her experience includes counseling clients in corporate governance, contract review and negotiation and acquisitions and dispositions. Ms. Spranger regularly represents companies and investors in angel and venture capital investments.

In addition, Ms. Spranger assists companies in acquiring and commercializing intellectual property assets. She regularly handles research and development and commercial contracts for life sciences companies, including research collaboration, clinical trial, contract research, contract manufacturing and distribution agreements.

Prior to Pepper, Ms. Spranger was a partner at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, where she served on the firm’s Executive Committee, led the firm’s Business and Finance Department, and co-chaired the firm’s Life Sciences Practice Group. Prior to law school, Ms. Spranger spent five years in production and engineering control at a manufacturing company.


  • J.D., University of Cincinnati College of Law, 1997, Order of the Coif; student articles editor, University of Cincinnati Law Review
  • B.A., cum laude, Furman University, 1989

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  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

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