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Healthcare | USA

New York

Healthcare covers a wide range of work, including transactional, advisory, and contentious matters. Transactional work is primarily the sale and purchase, of some or all of a health system or health insurance company. Law firms advise on antitrust issues and assorted regulatory matters for clients such as hospitals, health systems and insurance companies. Litigation includes matters like qui tam (whistleblower) suits and the defence of parties involved in federal investigations. Advisory and regulatory compliance matters include Medicare Part D, the subsidizing of drugs through the federally-run Medicare program. Also covers Stark Law, which governs referrals of physicians accepting Medicare and Medicaid funds, and the False Claims Act (FCA). This chapter also features advice on pharmaceutical and medical products regulatory issues covering the drugs and devices approved by the FDA.

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Band 1
  1. Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
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    Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Manatt Phelps & Philips LLP is renowned in the New York market for its proficiency in a broad range of work, including healthcare regulation and litigation as well as large-scale transactional work. Has a notable profile for advice on healthcare reform implementation and particular expertise when it comes to Medicaid regulations and insurance matters. Regularly engaged by an impressive roster of clients, including state and federal policymakers, health systems and business stakeholders.
  2. Nixon Peabody LLP
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    Nixon Peabody LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Nixon Peabody LLP has a leading healthcare practice with a particular focus on corporate organization, emerging payment programs and healthcare delivery systems. Also capable of handling regulatory compliance and fraud and abuse matters. Regularly acts for a range of hospitals, medical centers and health systems, as well as private equity firms seeking to invest in the healthcare space.
  3. Proskauer Rose LLP
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    Proskauer Rose LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Proskauer Rose LLP has an accomplished healthcare group that houses extensive resources for the skilled handling of transactional, regulatory and litigation matters. Has considerable experience in complex, big-ticket M&A. Counts notable hospital organizations, private equity firms, medical technology companies, digital health companies and nonprofit entities among its clients. Additionally has the capacity to collaborate with other practices within the firm, such as tax, litigation and labor and employment.
  4. Ropes & Gray LLP
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    Ropes & Gray LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Ropes & Gray LLP has an outstanding reputation for handling sophisticated healthcare work, including an array of major transactions, government investigations and enforcement actions, as well as providing healthcare regulatory counsel on issues such as Medicare and Medicaid. Attends to the needs of a range of notable clients in the healthcare space, such as academic medical centers, managed care organizations and pharmaceutical companies.
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Band 2
  1. Crowell & Moring LLP
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    Crowell & Moring LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 2 | 6 Years Ranked
    Crowell & Moring LLP offers a vast range of capabilities in transactional, regulatory and compliance matters. Also has considerable experience representing its impressive client base in healthcare-related litigation. Notable strength in cutting-edge data privacy concerns and health technology mandates.
  2. Epstein Becker & Green PC
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    Epstein Becker & Green PC
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 2 | 19 Years Ranked
    Epstein Becker & Green PC provides a wide range of healthcare services, including litigation, transactional and regulatory advice. Acts for an array of New York healthcare clients, including academic medical systems, ambulatory surgical centers, physician practices, hospital systems and private equity houses. Impressive track record in both routine and complex matters, particularly in the managed care field.
  3. Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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    Greenberg Traurig, LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Greenberg Traurig, PA has notable healthcare regulatory and compliance expertise and maintains its highly respected profile for advising on major transactions. Highlighted for its expertise in managed care matters. Able to draw on significant lobbying and government affairs resources. Clients include care providers, insurance companies and private equity companies investing in healthcare.
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Band 3
  1. Garfunkel Wild P.C.
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    Garfunkel Wild P.C.
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 3 | 19 Years Ranked
    Garfunkel Wild P.C. is a highly regarded healthcare boutique known for its work on behalf of a wide range of providers and other healthcare companies, as well as individuals and private equity investors. Adept in both transactional and regulatory matters and also offers support to clients in white-collar defense work.
  2. Holland & Knight LLP
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    Holland & Knight LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 3 | 2 Years Ranked
    Holland & Knight LLP has a noteworthy healthcare practice recognized for its transactional capabilities. The team is a go-to for M&A, joint ventures and private equity investments in the healthcare space as well as the associated regulatory aspects. The firm is also a strong choice for healthcare providers seeking representation in data privacy litigations.
  3. Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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    Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 3 | 6 Years Ranked
    Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP has a strong team gaining greater recognition in the New York healthcare market. Has notable strength in the transactional healthcare space with recognized capabilities in M&A and joint ventures. Additionally provides advice on regulatory and government enforcement matters.
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Band 4
  1. Hogan Lovells US LLP
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    Hogan Lovells US LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 4 | 19 Years Ranked
    Hogan Lovells is noted for its representation of major academic medical centers, by which it is frequently engaged to handle complex restructurings and corporate transactions. Also maintains a strong track record for its work on behalf of a range of other providers, including long-term care providers, hospitals, provider associations and accrediting bodies.
  2. Katten
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    Katten
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 4 | 19 Years Ranked
    Katten has an impressive healthcare team regularly representing provider associations, hospitals and healthcare providers on an array of matters. Particularly well known for its healthcare litigation capabilities, including criminal investigations, with additional notable skill in conducting audits and handling reimbursement issues.
  3. King & Spalding LLP
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    King & Spalding LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 4 | 4 Years Ranked
    King & Spalding LLP demonstrates expertise in healthcare transactions. It frequently represents a wide range of clients including healthcare providers, investors and medical diagnostic companies. The firm possesses additional strength in regulatory advisory matters.
  4. Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 4 | 3 Years Ranked
    Kirkland & Ellis is a respected practice with significant experience advising clients on large healthcare transactions. Often represents large public pharmaceutical companies and healthcare companies, as well as private equity firms and their portfolio companies in the healthcare space. Transactional capabilities complemented by significant state and federal regulatory expertise.
  5. McDermott Will & Emery LLP
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    McDermott Will & Emery LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 4 | 5 Years Ranked
    McDermott Will & Emery is a highly regarded practice with nationwide capabilities, leveraging an extensive network of offices to advise on significant mandates. Represents a variety of clients in the provider and private equity spaces. Offers counsel across a range of healthcare concerns, including big-ticket transactions and state and federal regulations.
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Band 5
  1. Abell Eskew Landau
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    Abell Eskew Landau
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 3 Years Ranked
    Abell Eskew Landau is a well-regarded healthcare boutique with significant expertise in contentious and regulatory mandates. Strong bench of former federal prosecutors able to practice at the intersection of healthcare and white-collar defense. Experience includes qui tam actions, HIPAA issues and physician contracting issues.
  2. Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 8 Years Ranked
    Offers significant expertise in transactions, litigation and internal investigations. Acts for a range of prominent healthcare clients as well as corporations and private equity firms looking to invest in the healthcare space. Particularly adept at handling sophisticated acquisitions and FCA litigation.
  3. Dentons
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    Dentons
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 3 Years Ranked
    Dentons offers significant expertise in litigation and regulatory compliance. Particularly adept at handling fraud and abuse matters. Often represents academic medical centers as well as national and regional health systems across the country.
  4. Faegre Drinker
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    Faegre Drinker
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 9 Years Ranked
    Faegre Drinker has a well-regarded healthcare practice spanning a range of regulatory and transactional work. Has an impressive client roster including academic institutions, pharmaceutical companies and nonprofit health organizations. Also known for its extensive experience in the managed care sector.
  5. Fox Rothschild
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    Fox Rothschild
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 3 Years Ranked
    Fox Rothschild LLP houses notable corporate and regulatory compliance expertise. Represents a range of providers, including nursing homes and health systems. Transactional skills complemented by significant experience in contentious mandates, including medical staffing issues. Also noted for its policy advocacy strength.
  6. Goodwin
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    Goodwin
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 3 Years Ranked
    Goodwin has a well-regarded healthcare practice with significant regulatory and transactional expertise. Varied client base includes providers, medical technology companies, digital health entities and investors. Particularly recognized for its strength in issues arising from the intersection of healthcare and technology.
  7. Hodgson Russ LLP
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    Hodgson Russ LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 18 Years Ranked
    Provider-focused practice with an emphasis on handling healthcare reimbursement issues, including Medicaid and Medicare audits and appeals. Also advises on federal and state regulatory matters and healthcare bankruptcies, including acting as defense counsel in agency investigations. Varied client base includes acute care hospitals and long-term care providers, as well as creditors. Additional capabilities in the growing industry area of telehealth.
  8. Rivkin Radler LLP
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    Rivkin Radler LLP
    Healthcare
    2023 | Band 5 | 7 Years Ranked
    Rivkin Radler LLP has a strong healthcare practice with notable capabilities in advising on innovative transactions, regulatory matters and disputes. Regularly acts for major providers, as well as offering payor-side expertise. Offers significant strength in telemedicine mandates.