Monica Wallace > McDermott Will & Emery LLP > Chicago, United States > Lawyer Profile

McDermott Will & Emery LLP
CHICAGO, IL 60606-0029
United States
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Partner Monica A. Wallace focuses her practice on complex regulatory and transactional counseling to health care organizations, including health systems, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, physician groups, dental providers, integrated delivery systems, academic medical centers, DMEPOS and pharmaceutical manufacturers and suppliers, home health agencies, and venture capital and private equity firms and their health-related portfolio companies.

Monica concentrates her regulatory practice on health care fraud and abuse, Medicare and Medicaid enrollment, reimbursement and billing, legal assessments and audits, compliance programs, and other general regulatory matters including licensure, survey/certification and accreditation. Her transactional practice includes mergers, acquisitions and affiliations, divestitures, hospital/physician joint ventures and corporate reorganization.

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Previously, Monica worked with hospital executive management at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics on strategic academic medical center issues.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Healthcare: service providers

Within: Next Generation Partners -

Monica Wallace

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

With ‘an excellent reputation in the non-profit sector‘, McDermott Will & Emery LLP ‘stands out for its experience, attention to detail and thoughtful approach to problem-solving‘. Regulatory managed care and health system advice, private equity transactions and joint ventures, healthcare technology and litigation are four of the team’s key pillars of service. Boston-based partners Christopher Jedrey and Charles Buck, who ‘combine technical legal expertise with sound tactical judgment and a strong strategic vision‘, advised Steward Health Care System on its $2.1bn merger with IASIS Healthcare and Medical Properties Trust. An ongoing highlight for ‘first-rate transactions lawyer‘ Bernadette Broccolo in Chicago and ‘excellent tax advisor‘ Robert Louthian in Washington DC is their work for an international specialty hospital and research institute on the design and implementation of a data and technology license venture aimed at providing diagnostic artificial intelligence solutions. In Chicago, clients recommend the ‘very intelligent‘ Sandra DiVarco, who collaborated with Kerrin Slattery on several change-of-ownership transactions involving client Presence Health, as well as ‘excellent communicators‘ Monica Wallace and Joshua BuchmanEric Gordon in Los Angeles and Gary Davis in Miami are other names to note.