Healthcare is a highly regulated sector with economic and commercial pressures that mixed public and private sector funding can bring.
With our support, you can adapt to regulatory and market changes, safeguard patients and service users, and secure and grow your business.
Our knowledge of the sector is broad and deep and our multi-disciplinary team offers technical excellence across a comprehensive range of transactional, regulatory and advisory matters.
Our team works with healthcare operators, investors, business owners and the healthcare professionals that deliver these vital healthcare services.
We advise and partner with the leading operators and investors behind businesses providing social and specialist care, retirement living facilities, dental, veterinary and pharmacy services, nursery provision and medical products and clinical services.
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Some of our clients
Pharmacy Brief - September 2021
The September edition of our Pharmacy Brief
Healthcare team advises Country Court Care on £57m sale of three care homes
Country Court Care Group Ltd has been active almost 35 years as a nursing and care home operator.
Noel Wardle writes for P3 Pharmacy on whether pharmacies have to provide medicines in compliance aids
Do pharmacies have to provide medicines in compliance aids, and can they can charge for them?
Helen Wong and Isabella Eacott write for Nursery Management with tips for nursery owners and operators on how to keep policies and procedures up to date
A few simple changes and checks can help make sure that you remain up to date and continually improve the service you provide.
DBS publishes Annual Report - Barred list grows by over 4,000
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Apposite Capital on acquisition of i2a Diagnostics
i2a is a leading provider of laboratory instruments, software and reagents for the clinical microbiology market in France.
Brace yourselves: dentists could be liable for actions of self-employed staff
Jennifer Berritt and Lauren Kelly write for P3 Pharmacy on The Lease Code and looking for better lease terms
The Lease Code published by The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors took effect on 1 September 2020.
Northern Light: Illuminating IR35
Guy and Hugh take a look at the recent case of Northern Light Solutions Ltd v Revenue and Customs Comrs
Noel Wardle wrote for Chemist & Druggist on the implications of the new Health and Care Bill mean for community pharmacy
The government has now published its proposed overhaul of health and care in England.
Business South and the Surrey Chambers of Commerce report on Jonathan Steele's promotion to Partner
As part of the firm's annual promotions, Jonathan Steele was promoted to Partner in the Guildford office.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Avicenna Group on duo of pharmacy group acquisitions
The acquisition takes Avicenna to a total of 135 pharmacy branches.
Pharmacy Brief - June 2021
The June edition of our Pharmacy Brief
Sam Milne writes for Pharmacy Business on the process of selling a pharmacy
Sam Milne outlines the process in making that all important decision to sell a pharmacy.
Helen Wong MBE
Dentistry - toothache ahead
Covid-19 and a public inquiry - what to expect
Noel Wardle quoted by Chemist and Druggist on how to make hub-and-spoke work for all independent pharmacies
Noel considers whether patients would be for or against their prescription being assembled at a hub, rather than a pharmacy.
Noel Wardle writes for Pharmacy Business on the balancing act of medicine supply
Do community pharmacies have to provide medicines in compliance aids, and can they charge for the service?
Property Patter: Navigating the complexities of Pharmacy Property
Pharmacy property is a specialist area which contains many traps for the unwary.
Charles Russell Speechlys promotes five to Partner
The promotions are effective 1 May 2021 and are accompanied by one Legal Director and 15 Senior Associate promotions.