Ira J. Rappeport advises clients on mergers, acquisitions, affiliations, joint ventures and divestitures. He handles numerous issues relating to new corporate structures, organization and operation of for-profit and nonprofit organizations, partnerships and limited liability companies (LLCs).
Drawing on more than 30 years of experience, Ira represents health systems and other entities (in health care and other industries) in the acquisition and divestiture of businesses and business lines. He handles asset transfers and transactions related to stock, mergers and other affiliations. Ira has been lead counsel on high-profile, multi-facility acute care hospital acquisition and divestiture transactions, nationally and regionally, as well as on a variety of smaller transactions designed to address the strategic positioning needs of clients.
Ira's unique focus on mergers and acquisitions in the health care industry has given him important knowledge and skill that is critical to the successful negotiation, documentation and closing of health industry transactions, including his ability to advise clients on the current trends and customs in health industry transactions.