Healthcare - California
THE FIRM This California-focused firm has five offices based in San Francisco, Sacramento, North Bay, Silicon Valley and East Bay, which are home to a total of 31 healthcare-focused attorneys. The team represents well-known names within the industry, such as Fortress Investments, the American Seniors Housing Association and the California Assisted Living Association. The firm receives praise for its skill in representing physicians and medical staff organizations, in addition to handling matters relating to senior care facilities, peer review and litigation.
Sources say: "The firm has a strong healthcare division, with people that really understand regulatory enforcement."
KEY INDIVIDUALS Joel Goldman represented Fortress Investments in a portfolio acquisition of assisted living facilities in three states to the value of $257 million. Observers note that Goldman "always keeps the best interests of his client in mind - he is collaborative, resourceful and smart."
Clients are full of praise for Paul Gordon thanks to his "intellectual horsepower" and "ability to help you think and work through issues."