As chair of the Healthcare Practice Group and co-chair of the Healthcare Private Equity Team, Angela Humphreys leads the firm’s national healthcare practice. With more than 20 years of experience, she has counseled national healthcare organizations on hundreds of transactions in the healthcare industry, including hospitals and health systems, health plans, surgery centers, physician practice management companies, laboratories and healthcare information technology companies, among others. She also leads interdisciplinary teams to provide clients with creative solutions to the operational and regulatory issues they face while working within an ever-changing, complex regulatory environment.
Angela is known for providing business-minded, proactive advice and guidance to her clients. She is often cited by clients for her responsiveness and ability to understand the big picture. Her clients include private equity firms and their portfolio companies, publicly traded companies and nonprofit institutions.
Angela’s practice includes:
Nashville Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
American Bar Association — Chair; Health Law and Life Sciences Committee Health Care M&A Committee, Vice Chair; Business Law Section Liaison to the Health Law Section
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Nashville Health Care Council — Board of Directors (2017-2018); Leadership Health Care, Past Director
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society — Tennessee Chapter, Board of Directors
Lex Mundi — Health Care Industries Practice Group, Past Chair
Women Business Leaders of the U.S. Health Care Industry Foundation
Nashville Entrepreneur Center — Board Member
Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants
Representation of Kinderhook Industries, LLC in its investment in AbsoluteCARE, value-based primary care provided headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, for $105 million. Kinderhook Industries, LLC is a private investment firm that manages over $3.3 billion of committed capital.
Representation EyeSouth Partners in its acquisition of MidWest Eye Center, a comprehensive ophthalmology physician practice group with 28 providers in Ohio and Kentucky
We represented Numotion, a provider of products and services that provide mobility, health and personal independence, in its acquisition of Wheeler’s Medical Supply, a provider of intermittent catheters and incontinence supplies based in Jacksonville, Florida. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Representation of EyeSouth Partners in its acquisition of Eye Center of Texas, a comprehensive ophthalmology physician practice group based in Texas. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Representation of Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, PLLC, a leading orthopedic care provider in Mississippi, in its sale to FFL Partners, a San Francisco-based private equity firm. With this acquisition, FFL Partners formed a new orthopedic health services organization, U.S. Orthopedic Partners.
Representation of Evolent Health, Inc. (NYSE: EVH), a health care company that delivers proven clinical and administrative solutions to payers and providers, in its sale of certain assets of Passport Health Plan, including Passport’s brand, operational and clinical infrastructure, and certain provider and vendor agreements, to Molina Healthcare, Inc.
Representation of Spring Fertility, a premier provider of fertility care in the United States backed by Wildcat Capital, in its acquisition of Genesis Fertility Centre, a Vancouver, British Columbia-based fertility clinic
Representation of EyeSouth Partners in its acquisition of Coastal Eye Associates, a comprehensive ophthalmology physician practice group based in Texas
Representation of EyeSouth Partners in its acquisition of Mitchell Refractive, a comprehensive ophthalmology and refractive surgery physician practice based in Boca Raton, Florida
Representation of Altamont Capital’s portfolio company, Sequel Youth & Family Services, in its acquisition of Pine Cone Therapies, a behavioral healthcare provider with treatment programs to assist those with Autism spectrum, speech-language, intellectual delay, neurological, and attention deficit disorders.
Chambers USA — Healthcare (2012-2021)
Kayo — Top 21 in 21: Women in Healthcare Investing (2021)
Mergers & Acquisitions magazine — The Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A (2018)
Top USA Women Dealmakers (2019)
Law360 Health MVP (2018)
Nashville Business Journal — Power 100 (2018)
Becker’s ASC Review “136 Women Leaders To Know” (2014-2015)
The Best Lawyers in America© — Corporate Law; Health Care Law; Mergers and Acquisitions Law (2010-2022)
Nashville Business Journal “Health Care Awards” (2018, 2020)
Nashville Business Journal “Women of Influence” (2017)
Nashville Post “In Charge” — Healthcare Sector (2016-2018)
IFLR1000 — Notable Practitioner (2019-2021)
The Ambulatory M&A Advisor — Leading Lawyer Award (2016-2017)
Lawdragon “New Stars”
Mid-South Super Lawyers (2014-2020); “Rising Star” (2010)
Nashville Business Journal “Health Care Heroes” (2011)
Nashville Medical News “InCharge Healthcare” (2015-2021)
Nashville Health Care Council — 2014 Fellow
Leadership Health Care — Volunteer of the Year (2010)
Nashville Business Journal “Best of the Bar” (2012)
Certified Public Accountant (1996, Currently Inactive)
University of Tennessee College of Law — Top Graduate
Tennessee Law Review — Research Editor