McDermott Expands Hospitals and Health Systems Team with Prominent LA Hire

Overview


International law firm McDermott Will & Emery is proud to announce the arrival of Travis Jackson as partner in the Healthcare practice based in Los Angeles. Travis strengthens the Firm’s leading Hospitals and Health Systems team with experience representing healthcare providers on transactions and regulatory matters.

“Clients will benefit from Travis’s knowledge of the ins and outs of federal healthcare reform, transaction trends and other legal issues across the healthcare industry,” said Eric Zimmerman, global head of McDermott’s Health practice. “Travis is well-admired amongst the health community and his experience is instrumental in our continued goal of expanding our Southern California-based footprint to maximize client access.”

Travis works with leading hospitals, health systems and academic medical centers to bring their most complex and innovative mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures to market. Through his counsel, Travis’s healthcare clients – both for-profit and nonprofit entities – enhance their operational efficiencies, improve care delivery and strengthen relationships with physicians and the communities they serve in a compliance-driven and cost-effective manner.

“I’m thrilled to be joining McDermott’s cutting-edge and nationally recognized health practice,” added Travis. “The Firm offers countless opportunities and resources for my clients who are looking to expand into new markets. I am eager to hit the ground running and guide clients shaping the healthcare landscape.”

Recently recognized by Chambers USA, Travis earned his JD at Notre Dame Law School and his BA from Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Prior to joining McDermott, Travis was a partner at King & Spalding.

McDermott Will & Emery is the nation’s leading health law firm. The Health Industry Advisory group is the only health practice to receive top national rankings from U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms,” Chambers USA, The Legal 500 US, and Law360. The practice was also recognized by Chambers as “Health Team of the Year” in 2010, 2013, 2017 and 2019. McDermott has also held the top spot in PitchBook’s League Tables as the most active firm for healthcare private equity since 2017.

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