H. Guy Collier represents academic medical centers, schools of medicine, hospitals and health systems on transactional and related regulatory issues. He has particular experience in affiliations between academic medical centers and health systems and has been responsible for a number of cutting-edge transactions in this area.
Guy served previously in the Office of General Counsel for the Department of Health and Human Services, in the Civil Division of the US Department of Justice, and in a leading nonprofit institution effecting change in public policy decisions related to science, technology and medicine.
From 2008 to 2013, Guy served as chair of McDermott’s Firm-wide Pro Bono and Community Service Committee. He has provided services as a volunteer guardian ad litem in child abuse and neglect proceedings and represented indigent parties in contested child custody proceedings, as well as individuals from Eritrea, Mongolia and Cameroon seeking political asylum in the United States. Guy also served as lead pro bono counsel for McDermott’s team on amicus briefs before the US Courts of Appeals for the DC Circuit and the Fourth Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States on behalf of public health deans and scholars on the availability of premium tax credits in all states under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.