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The healthcare sector in Germany is heavily regulated, shaped by a number of very different interests and, above all, subject to constant change. Demographic change is an additional factor – an aging population is increasing the demand for medical services. Players in the healthcare market need to take advantage of existing opportunities, minimise the risks and avoid undesirable developments.

Expertise in all the legal issues facing healthcare facilities

CMS Germany ranks among the foremost law firms with wide-ranging expertise in the healthcare sector. Our specialist lawyers have in-depth knowledge of the industry combined with practical experience. We advise companies engaged in healthcare management, hospitals, clinics, care homes, investors, banks and public contractors on legal and strategic matters covering a variety of practical topics:

  • Buying and selling healthcare facilities
  • Designing tenancy and lease agreements for both owners and operators
  • Establishing, structuring and financing funds that invest in healthcare real estate
  • Divestments, mergers and new-build projects
  • Privatisation, outsourcing and change of funding agency
  • Cross-sector provision of services, especially partnerships with other service providers
  • Organisation, requirements planning and financing of hospitals
  • Rescue and restructuring of real estate investments and healthcare facilities
  • Specific issues relating to church funding agencies

We are strategic partners of

Young Excellence in healthcare

Young Excellence in Healthcare (YEH) is an interdisciplinary network bringing together young professionals from the healthcare sector. It seeks to develop an intelligent framework for delivering health services in the world of tomorrow. CMS Germany advises YEH strategically and exclusively on all legal matters. CMS also acts as a sounding board for the legal issues and healthcare policies YEH wishes to promote.

Law Firm of the Year for Healthcare

JUVE Guide, 2018/2019
25/07/2022
CMS Life Sci­ences & Health­care Glob­al Bro­chure
With big deals fuel­ling re­cord levels of M&A activ­ity, a steady stream of in­nov­at­ive and dis­rupt­ive tech­no­lo­gies, new and in­creas­ingly com­plex reg­u­lat­ory chal­lenges and a thriv­ing start-up com­munity...

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12/05/2022
European Can­nabis Con­fer­ence
The con­fer­ence will com­prise of high-in­terest pan­el dis­cus­sions at the fore­front of the grow­ing can­nabis sec­tor. The fol­low­ing agenda will be up­dated with pan­el­ists as they are con­firmed. At­tend­ance...
25/01/2022
European Can­nabis Con­fer­ence
This on­line sem­in­ar will up­date you on the cur­rent de­vel­op­ments re­gard­ing can­nabis in Ger­many, es­pe­cially in light of the new co­ali­tion gov­ern­ment's fa­vour­able view to­ward can­nabis leg­al­isa­tion.Our speak­ers...
29/11/2021
Glob­al Life Sci­ences & Health­care Fest­iv­al 2021 - Vir­tu­al
Join us for this year's Glob­al Life Sci­ences & Health­care Fest­iv­al 2021 - Vir­tu­al from 29 Novem­ber to 2 Decem­ber.  Day 1: Ar­ti­fi­cial In­tel­li­gence in Life Sci­ences & Health­care: New busi­ness mod­els in...
25/03/2021
European Can­nabis Con­fer­ence
The con­fer­ence will com­prise high-in­terest pan­el dis­cus­sions at the fore­front of the grow­ing can­nabis sec­tor. Key pan­el top­ics will in­clude the European Can­nabis Land­scape, Chal­lenges & Op­por­tun­it­ies...
03/02/2021
CMS ad­vises DRK Fulda on set­ting up coronavir­us vac­cin­a­tion centres
Frank­furt/Main – The Fulda branch of the Ger­man Red Cross (DRK) is start­ing op­er­a­tion of two vac­cin­a­tion centres in the fed­er­al state of Hesse, to­geth­er with a num­ber of loc­al part­ners.An in­ter­dis­cip­lin­ary...
27/11/2020
CMS ad­vises growth PE fund Ca­dence Growth Cap­it­al on in­vest­ment in Sun­shine...
Ber­lin – Growth PE fund Ca­dence Growth Cap­it­al has taken a stake in dent­al align­er pro­vider Sun­shine Smile GmbH (Plus­Dent­al). The fin­an­cial de­tails of the trans­ac­tion were not dis­closed.A CMS team com­pris­ing...
24/11/2020
Glob­al Di­git­al Health Fest­iv­al - Vir­tu­al: Di­git­al trends trans­form­ing HealthTech
Join us for our in­aug­ur­al Glob­al Di­git­al Health Fest­iv­al - Vir­tu­al from 23-26 Novem­ber.   Day 1: Is AI still the fu­ture of health­care? No, it’s the present. But can we keep up with it?Con­sid­er­a­tion...
26/11/2019
Fu­ture fa­cing life sci­ence and health­care: A wealth of op­por­tun­it­ies, an...
 Pa­tient-cent­ric in­nov­a­tion in the life sci­ence and health­care sec­tors – that was the over­arch­ing theme of this year's CMS Glob­al Life Sci­ence and Health­care For­um, held in Frank­furt on 21 Novem­ber...
10/12/2018
CMS Life Sci­ences & Health­care Sec­tor Group: An over­view of our Asia-Pa­cific,...
CMS has a truly glob­al Life Sci­ences & Health­care Sec­tor Group with over 480 law­yers and pat­ent at­tor­neys fo­cused on the sec­tor. Out­side of Europe, we are rap­idly grow­ing as a group and have teams in...
26/10/2018
Re­cog­nised with JUVE Award 2018: CMS Ger­many named Law Firm of the Year...
Ber­lin – Com­mer­cial law firm CMS Ger­many was re­cog­nised yes­ter­day even­ing with the JUVE Award 2018 as “Law Firm of the Year for Health­care”. Each year, in­dustry magazine JUVE se­lects law firms that...
25/10/2018
CMS again ad­vises Bel­gian real es­tate in­vestor Cofin­immo on health­care...
Stut­tgart – Lis­ted Bel­gian real es­tate com­pany Cofin­immo SA is ex­pand­ing its port­fo­lio of health­care prop­er­ties in Ger­many. The group has signed an agree­ment to ac­quire a psy­chi­at­ric clin­ic cur­rently...
01/10/2016
Health­care
Our ser­vices for the health­care in­dustry Our spe­cial­ist law­yers com­bine in-depth in­dustry know­ledge with de­tailed prac­tic­al ex­per­i­ence. Our cli­ents in­clude health­care com­pan­ies in Ger­many and bey­ond...