Aetna’s Proposed Sale to CVS a Boon to Big Law

Overview


Health care partners Joan Polacheck, Kate McDonald, Jeremy Earl, Ankur Goel and tax partner Timothy Shuman led the McDermott team that advised CVS Health on its $69 billion purchase of Aetna Inc. Also of note is that health partner Karen Owen Gibbs was a vice president and senior counsel at the predecessor to CVS Health before she joined McDermott.