Sylvia Petereit-Kemter - McDermott Will & Emery


Sylvia Petereit-Kemter focuses her practice on healthcare matters. She advises hospitals, nursing homes, medical centers and physicians comprehensively in regulatory issues, social insurance and administrative law.

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  • Advised on the establishment and acquisition of several medical care centers and related transfer of healthcare licenses into the client’s business
  • Represented one of the largest medical schools in Europe and a large public hospital carrier in extensive administrative and license proceedings with German regulatory authorities, particularly with respect to clinical lab and radiology services
  • Advised on the establishment of join ventures in the context of various outsourcing projects

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  • Leaders League’s 2019 guide, Innovation, Technology & Patents, “Excellent” in the Health, pharma & biotechnology category
  • Chambers Europe 2018, “Sylvia Petereit often advises clients on the regulatory aspects of acquisitions and investments into the healthcare field, and also assists with licensing and outsourcing projects. Her client roster includes hospitals, nursing homes and physicians.”
  • Chambers Europe 2017, “Sylvia Petereit is best known for her regulatory expertise in the healthcare field, where she frequently assists with licensing and administrative procedures, transactions and partnerships between healthcare providers and payers. Clients say: She gives perfect service and always works to our highest satisfaction.”

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  • Munich Lawyers Association
  • German Bar Association, Working Group Healthcare


Higher Court of Appeal, Berlin, Second State Exam, 2010
Freie Universität Berlin, First State Exam, 2008
Université Jean Moulin III, 2005


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