Health and Ageing

With a dedicated Health and Ageing industry group of specialist lawyers, we have worked as a strategic adviser to key players in the health and ageing sector for many years. We understand emerging industry trends, the drivers for government policy and industry regulation, and the day-to-day issues facing organisations operating in the health and ageing industry sectors.

Our international multi-disciplinary industry group involves lawyers with direct health and ageing sector experience. Our genuine understanding of the issues facing organisations operating in this environment enables us to deliver practical, commercial solutions.

Our clients include public and private hospitals, government health departments, health insurers and funders, pathology and radiology providers, retirement village owners and operators, aged care facilities, health professional registration boards, industry bodies, regulatory agencies, pharmaceutical companies and research organisations.

We advise on the full spectrum of legal needs including health legislation and regulation; health law and advisory; mergers and acquisitions; medical research and intellectual property; human resources and industrial disputes; health infrastructure; competition policy; medical malpractice; coronial inquests; risk management; commercial litigation; health policy and reforms; ehealth; privacy and health information.

Simplify Medical Pty Limited's fifth capital raising

Advised Simplify Medical Pty Limited, the Australian holding company of Simplify Medical, Inc on its fifth capital raising. Simplify Medical is a San Francisco Bay Area-based medical device company focused on the design, development and clinical testing of the most advanced cervical artificial disc for use in the spine.

Osprey Medical Inc (ASX:OSP) - $28M Institutional Placement

Advised Brandon Capital Partners Pty Ltd on its participation in the $28 million oversubscribed private placement by Osprey Medical, Inc (ASX: OSP).

Acquisition of Canberra Fertility Centre by Virtus Health Limited

MinterEllison advised ASX listed company, Virtus Health Limited, on its acquisition of Canberra Fertility Centre. Canberra Fertility Centre specialises in assisted reproductive technology procedures such as gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT) and In vitro fertilisation (IVF) in the Australian Capital Territory. Virtus Health Limited is Australia's largest assisted reproductive services provider. Virtus acquired 100% of Canberra Fertility Centre.

Expansion of Australian healthcare division

Advised Air Liquide S.A. on the expansion of its Australian healthcare division through a number of acquisitions in the sleep apnoea treatment market.

Acquisition of Canberra Fertility Centre by Virtus Health Limited

MinterEllison advised ASX listed company Virtus Health Limited on its acquisition of Canberra Fertility Centre. Canberra Fertility Centre specialises in assisted reproductive technology procedures such gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT) and In vitro fertilisation (IVF) in the Australian Capital Territory. Virtus Health Limited is Australia's largest assisted reproductive services provider. Virtus acquired 100% of Canberra Fertility Centre.