Ventas, Inc. acquired privately-owned Ardent Medical Services, Inc., a premier provider of healthcare services and one of the ten largest for-profit hospital companies in the U.S., for $1.75 billion. Concurrent with the closing of the transaction, Ventas separated Ardent's hospital operations from its owned real estate and sold the hospital operations to a newly formed and capitalized operating company.
Waller served as special healthcare, real estate and diligence counsel to Ventas, Inc.
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Represented a healthcare provider in connection with ongoing False Claims Act investigation conducted by U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Washington regarding payment for genetic testing.
Represented witnesses deposed in response to a civil investigative demand (CID) relating to a False Claims Act investigation for a medical practice in South Alabama. The investigation was conducted by U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama.
Represented management services company in connection with federal False Claims Act investigation of dental claims in the Western District of Kentucky.