The Healthcare Group offers highly refined legal services targeted to meet the complex legal needs of organizations and individuals functioning in the healthcare marketplace. For more than 30 years, the Group’s members have worked closely with our healthcare clients in successfully confronting the unique legal and business issues they regularly encounter. In addition, through years of service as board members and officers at numerous healthcare providers, our Group members have tremendous familiarity with the goals, objectives, challenges, and key business drivers of these clients.
CORPORATE AND TRANSACTIONAL MATTERS
Forming and restructuring legal entities and corporate systems; mergers, acquisitions, affiliations and joint ventures; contractual matters (such as physician employment agreements and practice acquisitions; reimbursement, insurance and third party payor agreements; loan and financing transactions; vendor contracts; technology transfers and licenses; executive compensation arrangements; service contracts; and management agreements); board structuring and corporate governance issues; and access to capital.
Effective and efficient management and resolution of disputes involving virtually all aspects of the business and operations of our healthcare clients; this is accomplished through the coupling of our extensive litigation skills with our comprehensive understanding of complex business and regulatory environment in which these clients operate.
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
All services necessary to address the labor and employment issues confronted by our healthcare clients including: union campaigns and collective bargaining agreements; unfair labor practice charges and grievance/arbitration proceedings; discrimination cases; wage and hour claims; wrongful discharge cases; executive compensation; severance claims; non-compete covenants; Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act compliance; the development of employment manuals; the provision of training programs.
CONSTRUCTION AND REAL ESTATE
Comprehensive services covering all aspects of our client’s construction projects and real estate transactions.
The Group represents a broad range of healthcare clients including hospitals and healthcare systems; nursing homes, personal care homes, assisted living facilities, and CCRCs; home health and home care providers; physicians, physician groups and other healthcare practitioners; ancillary service providers; healthcare insurers; vendors of healthcare services and products; and various healthcare consultants.
I have known Mr. Byler since law school and can report that he is very intelligent, articulate and precise in his approach. On a personal level he up...Read more
I have known Mr. Byler since law school and can report that he is very intelligent, articulate and precise in his approach. On a personal level he upholds the highest ethical standards of our profession. He has worked very hard to build a successful construction litigation practice. Over the years I have had occasion to work on several litigation cases with him and he has always demonstrated a keen understanding of the substantive legal issues as well as thorough knowledge of procedure.
Mr. Williams is fine attorney and he has great credibility in my courtroom.
Wayne was very attentive to our needs and was not afraid to suggest possibilities that may arise in the future we had not considered. He worked hard...Read more
Wayne was very attentive to our needs and was not afraid to suggest possibilities that may arise in the future we had not considered. He worked hard to protect our assets for either surviving spouse or our heirs.Read less
Cohen Seglias is committed to creating a work environment and culture that embraces its core values of teamwork, respect, professional integrity and diversity through all possible means. We understand that a diverse workforce enhances service quality by affording the benefits of innovative and unique perspectives and approaches to legal issues. We are proud that we have attracted outstanding lawyers who also are diverse in gender, race, age, and religion.
We recognize that our continued success depends upon our ability to recruit, hire, train, mentor and retain excellent and diverse attorneys and staff. Maintaining an inclusive organization where all feel welcomed and empowered to succeed enables us to provide the breadth of experience and perspective that best serves our ever more diverse clientele and community. Our culture is a significant component in promoting diversity. To achieve our goals we: