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McDermott Will & Emery LLP

28 STATE STREET, BOSTON, MA 02109-1775, USA
Tel:
Work +1 617 535 4000
Fax:
Fax +1 617 535 3800
Web:
www.mwe.com

Stephen Bernstein

Tel:
Work +1 617 535 4062
Email:
Web:
www.mwe.com
McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Work Department

Healthcare (Service Providers)

Position

Partner Stephen Bernstein specializes in e-health, “big data,” deployment of electronic health record systems and health-related matters affected by the internet and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), as well as private equity investments, mergers, acquisitions, affiliations and joint ventures involving technology, hospitals and physicians. Stephen is the global head of McDermott's Health Practice.

For further details of Stephen's biography, please view McDermott website:
https://www.mwe.com/en/team/b/bernstein-stephen-w


United States: Industry focus

Healthcare: health insurers

Within: Healthcare: health insurers

McDermott Will & Emery LLP’s substantial reputation in the healthcare space allows for a high-profile client roster of national health insurers including Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and Humana. Los Angeles-based Paul Carr-Rollitt also advised the Bay Area Accountable Care Network on receiving a restricted Knox-Keene license, while Gary Davis in Miami assisted GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation with its acquisition of PopHealthCare. Other clients include DaVita, Health First Health Plans and Piedmont WellStar Health Plans. Boston-based team head Stephen Bernstein is a key name in the group; other notable practitioners include Charles Buck in Boston, who focuses on transactions and regulatory compliance; Washington DC-based regulatory specialist Jeremy Earl; and Ankur Goel in Washington DC, who advises on compliance issues and False Claims Act litigation. Joel Michaels retired.

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Healthcare: service providers

Within: Healthcare: service providers

As ‘easily the best firm to work with in the field’, McDermott Will & Emery LLP’s ‘top-notch group’ has ‘attention to detail and excellent organizational abilities that allows for clear and strong guidance’ making it ‘an unmatched leader across the board’. The department handles the full gamut of healthcare issues encompassing transactions, disputes, regulatory issues, compliance advice and white-collar matters. In a recent highlight, Christopher Jedrey and Charles Buck in Boston advised Steward Health Care on its sale of real estate interests in nine acute care hospitals to Medical Properties Trust. The department also fields Boston-based practice head Stephen Bernstein, who advised Change Healthcare on the data elements of its creation of a healthcare information technology company; Bernadette Broccolo in Chicago, who is a healthcare technology expert; and Chicago-based international healthcare M&A team head John Callahan, who handled Care Capital Properties’ acquisition of six behavioral health hospitals. Clients also praise Kerrin Slattery in Chicago; Miami-based Gary Davis, who specializes in managed care issues; Eric Gordon in Los Angeles, who is ‘a leader for healthcare fraud work’; and the ‘brilliantMichael Peregrine and Jerry Sokol who are based in Chicago and Miami respectively.

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