Healthcare services

Dialysis/Nephrology

Expertise

Dialysis centers and nephrology practices across the country trust our attorneys and professionals for a full range of business and legal services. We represent investor owned, health system owned and physician owned facilities that frequently engage us to assist in significant strategic planning, transactional, compliance, contracting, and other high stakes projects. Our team is led by Tara Goff Kamradt, a recognized dialysis industry attorney who has significant experience counseling clients in the dialysis industry related to their formation, growth, succession planning, and preparation for sale or other transactions.

Our services to dialysis industry clients include:

  • Accreditation and licensure
  • Antitrust analysis and avoidance
  • Benefits and qualified retirement plans
  • Compliance and regulatory matters
  • Data privacy and cybersecurity 
  • FDA issues
  • Financing
  • Government contracting and government incentive program consulting
  • HIPAA, including Business Associate Agreements
  • Intellectual property protection 
  • Labor and employment matters
  • Litigation 
  • Mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, recapitalizations, and consolidations
  • Network development
  • Payer contracting
  • Real estate and construction 
  • Reimbursement and payer investigations and disputes
  • Restructurings and workouts 
  • Risk management, including compliance plans
  • Strategic planning under healthcare reform, including ACO positioning
  • Tax matters 
  • Vendor contracting and other contract matters
  • Venture development

Attorneys

Attorneys

Steven M. Harris profile image

Steven M. Harris

Courtney G. Tito profile image

Courtney G. Tito

Anthony D. Konkoly profile image

Anthony D. Konkoly

James J. Giszczak profile image

James J. Giszczak

Raquel (Rocky) A. Rodriguez profile image

Raquel (Rocky) A. Rodriguez

Richard S. Cooper profile image

Richard S. Cooper

David B. Cupar profile image

David B. Cupar

Antoinette M. Pilzner profile image

Antoinette M. Pilzner

Rick L. Hindmand profile image

Rick L. Hindmand

Elizabeth Sullivan profile image

Elizabeth Sullivan

Christopher B. Hopkins profile image

Christopher B. Hopkins

James J. Boutrous II profile image

James J. Boutrous II

Isabelle Bibet-Kalinyak profile image

Isabelle Bibet-Kalinyak

Dominic A. Paluzzi profile image

Dominic A. Paluzzi

David M. Kall profile image

David M. Kall

Richard H. Blake profile image

Richard H. Blake

Rachel H. Yaffe profile image

Rachel H. Yaffe

Lisa S. Lauer profile image

Lisa S. Lauer

Dale R. Vlasek profile image

Dale R. Vlasek

Miriam L. Rosen profile image

Miriam L. Rosen

Michael J. Klein profile image

Michael J. Klein

Emily A. Johnson profile image

Emily A. Johnson

Richard D. Summers profile image

Richard D. Summers

Representative Matters
  • Served for six years as outside general counsel to the largest privately held dialysis provider
  • Represented privately held dialysis provider in its sale for $387 million
  • Represented $8 billion publicly held dialysis provider in connection with compliance matters, joint venture arrangements, pharmaceutical contracting, and establishment of drop ship pharmacy
  • Represented privately held dialysis provider in connection with its acquisition and development of a home dialysis company
  • Represented numerous physicians groups in connection with their purchase of minority interests in dialysis centers and related joint venture arrangements
  • Represented large physician practice in establishing $20 million credit facility for financing minority investments in over 40 dialysis centers
  • Represented not-for-profit dialysis company in connection with its establishment of home dialysis and CKD programs
  • Represented large physician practice in connection with its ownership and management of dialysis centers in New York, prior to the change in Article 28 requirements
  • Represented numerous physicians in connection with the establishment of joint venture and medical directorships in connection with the development and acquisition of dialysis centers
  • Represented large (80+ physician) nephrology practice in connection with its acquisition and ownership of dialysis facilities in multiple states
  • Represented single specialty nephrology practice in establishing vascular access centers
  • Represented privately held dialysis provider in connection with proposed telemedicine arrangement for rural dialysis centers
  • Represented privately held dialysis provider in acquiring extracorporeal services business
  • Represented numerous physician practices in connection with their acquisitions of medical practices
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