Organisations in the healthcare sector are facing a range of complex issues, from the challenges represented by a growing and ageing population, to the globalisation of healthcare through joint ventures, to the budget constraints and the intensive regulation that hospitals and other healthcare providers are experiencing.

Acting for private and public hospital and medical care centre owners and operators, healthcare technology companies, financial and strategic investors, governmental and public sector municipalities, Taylor Wessing has a deep understanding of the healthcare sector – both at a macro and micro level.

Our specialist life sciences and healthcare knowledge enables us to devise innovative and highly successful solutions to the many issues our clients are facing. Whether they need advice inter alia relating to healthcare regulation, antitrust and competition, public procurement, state aid, IT, private equity, venture capital, M&A, cooperation models between medical service providers or PPP / PFI, our expertise and know-how helps to ensure our clients achieve their commercial objectives.

The legislative and regulatory framework differs from one jurisdiction to another and requires specialist knowledge of both the local and international framework. We have pooled lawyers from all relevant practice areas in our international life sciences and healthcare industry group, in order to provide cross border transaction advice, support and understanding.