Shoosmiths celebrate shortlisting for prestigious healthcare award

Shoosmiths celebrate shortlisting for prestigious healthcare award


Author: Kellie Young

National law firm Shoosmiths has been shortlisted in the 'Legal Advisor of the Year' category in the Laing Buisson Awards.

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'Legal Advisor of the Year' finalist

The annual awards are hosted by Laing Buisson, a highly regarded provider of market intelligence on the independent health, community care and childcare sectors. The 2015 awards ceremony will mark a decade of celebrating the achievements of independent healthcare providers and the businesses that support them.

Shoosmiths' healthcare team has been shortlisted for the award in recognition of their experience of advising investors and businesses in the healthcare sector, including acquisitions, buyouts, buy and build programmes and disposals.

The healthcare law team is a cross-practice group operating nationally in the UK, led by corporate partner Emma Gibson. The team boast a cross-discipline capability involving corporate, real estate, regulatory, employment and commercial law teams based in key locations across the whole of the UK. Their clients include care homes and domiciliary care providers, specialist care providers, hospital providers, NHS Trusts, major international healthcare companies, university spin-out companies, suppliers and investors in the market.

Commenting on the shortlisting, corporate partner, Emma Gibson, said: 'We are honoured to be shortlisted for a Laing Buisson Award. Our healthcare team is dedicated to providing an exceptional client experience and innovative solutions to challenges in the healthcare market. This shortlisting is a reflection on the team's hard work, experience and expertise.'

The winners of the Laing Buisson Awards will be revealed at this year's ceremony, which will take place on 11 November 2015 at the Lancaster Hotel in London.