McDermott Convenes Top Private Equity Leaders to Discuss Opportunities in the Rapidly Changing Health Care Sector


CHICAGO (Feb. 21, 2018) — International law firm McDermott Will & Emery will convene top private equity leaders and strategic buyers at its 12th annual Health Care Services Private Equity Symposium on March 5-6th at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach. The symposium will feature insights from some of the industry’s most active firms and take on critical business and legal issues that investors face in the rapidly changing and quickly consolidating health care space.

Programming over this two-day event will include Monday’s Smart Health Care Investing Academy for private equity (PE) professionals, executives from health care management teams and senior bankers/advisors in the health care space to reinforce industry fundamentals and shed new light on structuring heath care private equity deals. This is followed by the Symposium on Tuesday for senior PE and strategic leaders with panels highlighting topics ranging from how new market entrants are redefining health care, to how to build the most effective management team. Representatives from top PE firms, including Bain Capital, Ares Management and Harvest Partners, will provide perspectives on these timely topics.

Featured panels include:

March 5th: Smart Health Care Investing Academy, 1:00-5:45pm

  • What is Market? An Analysis of Commonly Negotiated Deal Terms in 2018

Featuring Bob Juneja, co-founder and Managing Director, Harbour Point Capital (“HPC”)

  • Structuring Physician Practice Management Transactions

Featuring Andrew Kadar, Managing Director and Partner, L.E.K. Consulting

  • The Impact of Tax reform on Health Care Services Transactions

Featuring Kyle Woitel, Partner, M&A Transaction Services, Deloitte

March 6th: Health Care Services Private Equity Symposium, 8:30am-5:00pm

  • Smart Health Care Investing in 2018

Featuring Michael Dal Bello, Investment Partner, Pritzker Group Private Capital

  • Hot or Not? A Health Care Sector Analysis

Featuring Curtis S. Lane, Founding Partner, WindRose Health Investors

  • Successful Strategies for Winning Auctions

Featuring Roger Marrero, Managing Partner, Comvest Partners

  • How Disruptive Companies are Transforming Health Care

Featuring Tracy Ball, Executive Vice President, Health Plans, CVS Health

  • Sub-Sector Spotlight: Considerations for Investing in Physician Practice Management

Featuring Alex Albert, Partner and Co-Head of Healthcare Private Equity, Ares Management

The symposium will also feature a keynote address from Molly Bloom on March 6th at 12:30pm.

Best known for her memoir, Molly’s Game, her journey is chronicled from college student to LA waitress to building and operating the largest, most notorious private poker games in the world. Hundreds of millions of dollars and players like Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Ben Affleck rounded her tables. Now a feature film, Molly’s Game has received 39 nominations including an Oscar nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay.

Registration is open for both events and can be completed online. For more information or to schedule a consultation with a McDermott attorney onsite, contact our Business Development team.

McDermott is the nation’s leading health care law firm. Our Health Industry Advisory group is the only health practice to receive Tier 1 national rankings from all major legal directories. This includes Chambers USA in which McDermott has been the only Band-1 national practice recognized for the last eight consecutive years. The Firm was also recognized by PitchBook as the most active in the health care space, handling more than fifty health care private equity deals across 2017.

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