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Husch Blackwell LLP

Healthcare

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What the team is known for

Husch Blackwell is a standout healthcare group representing clients in transactional and regulatory matters. The team handles mandates brought by hospitals, health centers, medical groups and individuals. It offers expertise in healthcare fraud and abuse issues, governance and telemedicine.

Strengths

"They have the ability to undertake very sophisticated work," notes an industry source.

Another adds: "They have good lawyers, it's a very robust team."

Work highlights

Husch Blackwell represented Talkspace in a variety of regulatory and compliance roles, including provision of corporate and regulatory counsel during its merger with Hudson Executive Investment Corp.

Notable practitioners

David Hilgers is highly experienced across a range of transactional and regulatory concerns, including fraud and abuse investigations, system integration and privacy issues.
"One of the original deans of healthcare law."

Diane Carter 's healthcare practice spans both regulatory and transactional matters, with work ranging from mergers and joint ventures to Medicare accreditation and licensing issues. She also advises on the formation and structuring of medical groups.
"Diane is a healthcare industry expert."

Eric Weatherford is well placed to provide guidance on state and federal healthcare regulation, including investigations and licensing concerns impacting a range of providers.
"He is a very strong regulatory lawyer."

Hal Katz is noted for his representation of clients in transactional, regulatory/compliance, and corporate structuring matters. His clients include health sytems, insurance providers and private equity firms.
"He is top notch.""He is an expert on his area of the law but, perhaps more importantly, understands the business framework that his advising supports."

Joseph Geraci counsels clients on complex regulatory compliance mandates such as reimbursement and payment disputes, Stark Law and M&A. His clients include health systems, hospitals and physicians.
"He is very responsive, knowledgeable and understands business priorities.""He is a great resource of information."


Julian Rivera is particularly skilled at representing providers and businesses in the field of health technology, while also handling issues ranging from FDA regulation to physician representation and Texas Medical Board licensing.
"He has a good depth of knowledge in regulatory issues."

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Healthcare

Husch Blackwell LLP

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Location

111 Congress Avenue

Suite 1400

Austin

Texas

USA

TX 78701-4093

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Texas

Healthcare


David W Hilgers
Senior Statespeople
Diane T. Carter
Band 2
Eric J. Weatherford
Band 3
Joseph V Geraci
Band 2
Julian Rivera
Band 3