Rebecca Waltuch - McDermott Will & Emery


Advising on a wide range of transactional and regulatory matters, Rebecca (Becca) Waltuch counsels hospitals, health systems, accountable care organizations (ACOs) and other healthcare clients through complex operational and contracting matters, including multi-state physician practice acquisitions, joint ventures and provider employment agreements. Becca advises clients on structuring transactions and navigating any health regulatory issues that arise in such transactions. Becca is also experienced in addressing the legal issues that arise in establishing or restructuring physician network affiliations, value-based payment models and managed-care contracting.

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  • Serves as the lead lawyer for a large hospital system in the sale and acquisition of physician practices.
  • Counsels on all regulatory and transactional aspects of multiple community hospital acquisitions and strategic affiliation deals in the for-profit and nonprofit sectors.
  • Advised a large health system on the formation and operation of a Next Gen ACO, a MSSP ACO and a Medicaid ACO, including the preparation of certain fraud and abuse waivers.

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  • The Best Lawyers in America, Healthcare Law, Boston, 2023 to 2024


  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Diversity and Inclusion Committee and Gender Diversity Subcommittee at McDermott


Northeastern University School of Law, JD, 2007
Tufts University School of Medicine, MPH, 2007
Barnard College Columbia University, BA, 2003

New Jersey
New York