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McDermott Will & Emery LLP
2049 CENTURY PARK EAST
38TH FLOOR
LOS ANGELES, CA 90067-32
United States
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Healthcare

Position

Partner Eric B. Gordon advises clients on fraud and abuse and compliance issues and health care transactions. Eric represents a wide range of clients, including proprietary and tax-exempt hospital systems, medical groups, academic medical centers and faculty practice groups, pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers, and group purchasing organizations.

Eric assists clients in the development of corporate compliance programs, Office of Inspector General (OIG) audits and investigations, and defense of Stark and kickback-based qui tam actions. He has organized and represents medical schools, teaching hospitals and faculty practice groups nationally with respect to fraud and abuse, self-referral, recruitment, tax exemption and other transactional, regulatory and organizational issues and serves as outside Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) counsel to medical schools and academic medical centers.

For further details of Eric’s biography, please view McDermott website:
https://www.mwe.com/people/gordon-eric-b/

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Healthcare: health insurers

Operating on the ‘leading edge’ of the industry‘, McDermott Will & Emery LLP ‘has compiled a team of experts covering every aspect of healthcare law‘. It is known for advising on the regulatory aspects of major M&A deals, such as CVS Health’s $69bn acquisition of Aetna, which saw Chicago-based Joan Polacheck lead a team including Washington DC partners Kate McDonaldAnkur Goel and Jeremy Earl. Other main areas of expertise include dispute resolution in relation to government investigations, anti-kickback rules and reimbursement laws, healthcare advocacy efforts, as well as data breach and digital health matters. Together with LA-based trial lawyers Tom Ryan and Greg Jones, Chicago antitrust partner Stephan Wu represented The Permanente Group against a hospital group which accused the client and its insured of creating a healthcare monopoly in California. In Boston, the ‘excellent‘ global practice group leader Stephen Bernstein and ‘world-class subject matter expert‘ Christopher Jedrey are recommended, while ‘leading healthcare compliance lawyer‘ Eric Gordon in Los Angeles is another name to note.

United States > Industry focus > Healthcare: service providers

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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.