Since 1992, I have focused on corporate and business transactions for dentists and... more
Since 1992, I have focused on corporate and business transactions for dentists and other medical professionals: practice sales, corporations, partnerships, association agreements, commercial real property sales, office leases, and the like. Over the course of my career have represented literally many hundreds of dentists and medical professionals. I started my estate planning career in 19... view profile
I chair the firm's Health Care Section and serve as counsel for leading health care... more
I chair the firm's Health Care Section and serve as counsel for leading health care participants on a regional and national level, including medical practice management companies, billing companies, physician practices, outpatient diagnostic centers, ambulatory surgical centers, hospital-based providers, dentists, optometrists, home health agencies, assisted care living facilities and hospices.... view profile
My practice is focused on corporate and transactional work for manufacturing, health... more
My practice is focused on corporate and transactional work for manufacturing, health care, technology, construction, and other business clients.My entire career has been with the firm or one of its predecessor firms, except for two years during whichI served as General Counsel of Astec Industries, Inc., a publicly traded manufacturer of heavy equipment.
Mergers / acquisitions lawyers help businesses buy other companies, or merge with them to become a single company. For example, America Online and Time Warner merged in 2000 to form AOL Time Warner. There are many reasons companies merge–for example, corporate strategy and finance, economies of scale, increased revenue or market share, and cross-selling opportunities. Mergers and acquisitions attorneys understand business law, are often trained negotiators, and will be able to draft detailed agreements describing the new relationship.