Leading legal advisers to the private healthcare sector

The UK health and social care market is complicated. Whether you’re a big player in the sector, a small niche service, or an international investor wanting to buy in, you need someone to help you navigate the system.

It’s a challenging time for private healthcare. The number of employers offering full coverage private medical insurance (PMI) is dropping while premiums for cover are rising. NHS subcontracting budgets are shrinking. And mergers in healthcare have been slowing down. But there are still plenty of opportunities for anyone with the right expertise behind them.

We live and breathe healthcare every day. Our specialist private healthcare lawyers guide senior leaders and policy makers. Our clients come to us for a huge range of reasons. Maybe you’re expanding and you’ve decided it’s time to call in some specialists. Maybe you’re buying a new asset and want an industry expert’s advice. Or maybe you’re based outside the UK and you need more local specialist knowledge.

Our clients come back to us time and time again because they see us as the go-to law firm in this sector.

Keeping you one step ahead
In a constrained market, difficult decisions are being made daily by our private healthcare clients. They tell us repeatedly that they value our detailed knowledge of the law alongside our understanding of the business context they face.

We are happy to make introductions into our networks throughout the private sector and are regularly referred work from other law fims who recommend us for our expertise.

Whatever your situation, we can fit around your needs

  • Commercial and regulatory due diligence

    Even for insiders, UK health and social care is a maze of red tape. Fundamental shifts are occurring, due to disruption in the market, which affect the structure and delivery of health and social care services. It therefore pays to use a firm with specialist experience in the sector who can ensure you achieve your commercial goals.

  • Full service support for SMEs

    Helping organisations grow is one of our favourite goals. Whether you’re a dentist with a single practice, or a regional firm of care homes, we can help you take your next steps with your business.

  • Interaction with the NHS

    Capsticks has been working in health and social care since we were first founded. We know the sector from every angle and we know how private organisations can make the most of their relationship with the NHS We are able to help you future proof your business using our extensive legal skills, including support around IT contract compliance and convergence, due diligence, real estate rationalisation strategies or workforce strategies.

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