WASHINGTON, DC – November 4, 2005 – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Prominent DC health care lawyer Patrick K. O’Hare has been named among the nation’s “Outstanding Healthcare Transaction Lawyers” by Nightingale’s Healthcare News. Selected from a national pool of applications submitted by colleagues and peers, Mr. O’Hare shares the recognition with nine other attorneys.
A principal in Ober|Kaler’s Health Law practice, Mr. O’Hare advises health care systems and providers across the country. He represents hospitals, hospital systems, and physician groups in the planning and implementation of collaborative transactions such as mergers, affiliations, joint ventures, and networks. He also chairs the firm’s Nonprofits practice.
“Patrick is a highly experienced and accomplished strategist,” commented Health Law Chair Sanford V. Teplitzky. “He can quickly assimilate complex issues and resolve them practically and effectively. He is a tremendous asset to our clients and I am pleased that he has received this well earned recognition.”
Mr. O’Hare is a graduate of the Stanford University Law School (1971) and Brown University (1968). He served as a Captain and Military Judge in the United States Marine Corps Reserve on active duty from 1972 to 1975.
Active in the health care legal community, Mr. O’Hare speaks frequently at national and regional health law programs. His articles have appeared in Healthcare Financial Management, Modern Healthcare, Health Progress, and The Chronicle of Philanthropy.
Mr. O’Hare is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, Healthcare Financial Management Association, American Society for Association Executives, and serves on the board of Food & Friends.
He is listed in the Health Law section of the peer-nominated publication “The Best Lawyers in America.”
With thirty-four attorneys dedicated to the practice, Ober|Kaler’s Health Law Department is among the largest health law practices in the nation. A pioneer in the industry, the department celebrates its 30th year of service to clients this year.
Ober|Kaler is a national law firm providing integrated regulatory, transactional, and litigation services to financial, health care, construction, and other business organizations.