Healthcare and Life Sciences

Healthcare and Life Sciences

The healthcare and life sciences finance lawyers of McGuireWoods serve clients from a unique position of strength. As one of the largest finance law practices in the world, we regularly place within the top ten for rankings in Loan Pricing Corporation’s Law Firm League Tables. Similarly, our healthcare group and individual lawyers from across the country have been ranked by Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America, Legal Elite and Super Lawyers as among the top legal providers in the nation, with one of the nation’s largest healthcare practices, as determined by American Health Lawyer Association.

Since 2005, we have represented clients in healthcare and life sciences financings valued at over $20 billion, including syndicated, club and bilateral facilities, bridge loans, term loans, revolving working capital lines, mezzanine facilities and lease financings. Our clients include numerous financial institutions, banks, investor groups and borrowers in transactions in the healthcare, medical, pharmaceutical and related industries. We regularly provide guidance on acquisition, working capital, recapitalization and lease financing for entities ranging from large, publicly traded healthcare systems to privately held medical device companies, joint ventures and for-profit healthcare provider groups. Our team has extensive experience in middle market healthcare finance transactions, which has given our attorneys wide exposure to a number of equity sponsors investing in the healthcare industry.

To ensure that our clients receive up-to-the-minute counsel, our healthcare finance lawyers have in-depth knowledge of current regulatory and legislative issues and stay abreast of the most recent commercial, political and legal changes and developments affecting the healthcare industry.