Michael Schnipper



Nixon Peabody

Michael Schnipper, a partner in Nixon Peabody’s Healthcare practice, represents clients in all types of corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital and joint ventures. He has a depth of experience in the healthcare, life sciences and technology industries. Additionally, Mike handles all phases of a private equity firm’s investment in a portfolio company including add-on acquisitions and exit transactions. Most recently, his focus has honed in on investments in healthcare management companies, which requires a deep understanding of the healthcare laws and regulations that place restrictions on certain PE investments.


    9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

    Thursday 2023 Module 1 - Legal Bootcamp

    Structuring for Growth & Flexibility in Healthcare

    • The MSO Structure in CPOM states, and non-CPOM states, and sub-MSOs
    • Organic growth: Physician compensation models
    • Equity Opportunities, acquisitions, forms of consideration, employment of seller physicians, and rollover equity
    11:35 AM - 11:55 AM

    Friday September 27, 2019

    Unique Corporate and Regulatory Issues in Structuring Healthcare MSO Transactions

    • Dealing With Restrictions On Corporate Practice of Medicine and its Impact On Structure and Financial Relationships
    • How to Approach the Unique Challenges of Dealing with Founders
    • Scope of Due Diligence — Both Regulatory and Corporate
    • Creating a Legal Entity That is Positioned for Growth — Aligning the Incentives of the Healthcare Providers and the Management Company
    11:35 AM - 12:00 PM

    Friday October 22, 2021

    Inside an MSO Transaction: Real World Obstacles and How to Avoid Them

    • Real life examples of issues that have scuttled deals
    • Clearing the path through sell side diligence to manage avoidable obstacles
    • Areas of heightened enforcement
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