An ever changing regulatory, policy and funding culture means that healthcare providers and suppliers, particularly within the NHS, are under an increasing strain to respond to this dynamic and challenging environment.

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Working collaboratively our talented sector team supports you in matters including commissioning, outsourcing, franchising, the development of new technology, employment, pensions, regulatory work, financing, and procurement. 

We manage mergers, acquisitions and buy-outs, competition and antitrust matters, fraud, compliance, and insurance, as well as looking after regulatory matters, professional liability and litigation, and privacy matters.

Working within the healthcare sector is fundamental to our success. As is providing a recognisably excellent service applied in the context of in-depth industry understanding. Our large healthcare team is made up of talented, energetic individuals focused on reducing your risk and helping you to make smarter decisions. Many have worked for healthcare organisations, bringing a directly relevant experience to each piece of work that they do.

ProjLink - an established forum for discussing issues which have an on-going and direct impact on PFI schemes within the NHS.

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Learn how DWF are able to help you as a result of our position on the

SBS legal framework for all Lots - Download our NHS SBS Brochure

HTE legal framework - Download our NHS HTE Brochure

How we can help

We can help you go further with a range of services and products for healthcare.

Some of our experts

Jonathan Branton

Partner - Head of EU/Competition

I lead the firm in EU/Competition issues, specialising in behavioural antitrust, merger control, public procurement and State aid, and all related issues of public funding, including the UK’s Regional Growth Fund, ERDF and ESIF. I also head up the firm’s Brussels office and the firm’s cross-discipline Central and Local Government sector group.

Tracy Sell-Peters

Partner - Head of Healthcare Litigation

I have over 18 years' experience in all aspects of healthcare litigation, having conducted cases for medical defence organisations, insurers, the NHSLA, PCTs, private clients, regulators and Royal Colleges.

Rehman Noormohamed

Partner - Head of Education & Head of Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering

I have extensive expertise in acting for UK public sector clients, private international businesses and IT consulting houses on complex and large-scale IT, communications and business transformation projects and e-commerce, cloud computing, data protection and intellectual property matters.