Healthcare Law

Taking care of people

“There is an extra level of expertise required when it comes to healthcare matters, it is a complex environment. You need to understand the industry and you need to be an expert in a whole range of disciplines”.

Senan Burke, Managing Partner

Adams Law has carved out a niche in relation to advising healthcare businesses. Our team advises a range of innovative medical, care and biotechnology companies as well as investors in the sector. We provide cutting-edge advice on a whole range of legal matters in the sector, from regulatory and compliance strategy through to litigation and corporate transactions.

In a period of global uncertainty, the healthcare sector is facing a whole raft of legal and commercial hurdles that will affect the ability of many companies to do business in the industry.

We act for a number of leading clients in the healthcare sector, including nursing home companies, medical centres, pharmacies, pharmacy groupings, wholesale distributors and investors.

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We possess unparalleled experience in the following areas:-

  • Nursing homes, hospitals and primary care centres.
  • Acquisitions, disposals and mergers.
  • Healthcare property purchases, sales and leases.
  • Physician groups.
  • Pharmaceutical companies and re-sellers.
  • Branded pharmaceutical groups.
  • Home care services.
  • Private equity firms, lending institutions, investors and venture capital firms.
  • Regulation, health & safety.
  • Health innovation, entrepreneur and start advice.
  • Employment issues.

Healthcare in Ireland is a constantly changing sector, Adams Law have significant experience in the legal and commercial challenges the healthcare businesses face.

The type of advice we have been giving to our clients recently:-

  • Acquisition of nursing homes and primary care centres.
  • Reorganisation of a nursing home group.
  • Settling an ownership dispute in relation to a pharmaceutical company.
  • Start-up of a pharmaceutical branding group.
  • Regulatory advice to a healthcare company in relation to changes in Irish and European legislation.
  • Advice to healthcare entrepreneurs in relation to expanding their businesses.
  • Private equity investment into an established healthcare company.
  • Care and medical negligence litigation.

Senan Burke

Managing Partner

sburke@adamslaw.ie