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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

Charles Buck

Tel:
Work +1 617 535 4151
Email:
Web:
www.mwe.com
McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Work Department

Healthcare

Position

Partner Charles Buck advises health care enterprises on complex transactions and regulatory compliance. He represents a wide range of clients, including proprietary and tax-exempt hospital systems, academic medical centers and faculty practice groups, accountable care organizations, and health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and other health insurers.

Please visit McDermott's website for full biography:
https://www.mwe.com/en/team/b/buck-charles


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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