Healthcare

United Kingdom

We support clients across primary, acute, community, residential and social care including mental health, special education and children’s services. Our award winning healthcare team is well known for the innovative advice they offer on a wide range of healthcare matters from significant transactional advice to complex high value medical claims and healthcare regulatory advice, inward investment and NHS capital procurement, PFI’s, PPP’s and other healthcare outsourcings.

CMS are committed to driving development and growth in the sector and are members of key industry associations. We provide exceptional, tailored, expert and appropriately priced advice to a wide range of health and social care clients relying on our deep knowledge of the sector.

Long-standing clients include Nuffield Health, Spire Healthcare, NFA Group, Barchester Healthcare, Welltower, Care UK, HCA Healthcare, Primary Health Properties, General Optical Council, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Civitas Social Housing and BMI Healthcare.
 

Laing Buisson Award 2019

 

HI Award Logo 2018

 

 

Legal 500 UK Top Tier 2020

 

 

 

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"CMS' multi-disciplinary practice is spread across multiple offices and offers 'strong expertise' in high-value M&A transactional advice, international inward investment and NHS capital procurement, PFIs and PPP and other healthcare outsourcings."

The Legal 500, 2019
High­lights of our ex­per­i­ence in Health­care
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13 Jan 20
High­lights of our ex­per­i­ence in Health­care
20 Jan 20
Med­ic­al neg­li­gence and antenat­al care: test for breach of duty and...
A re­cent High Court de­cision provides guid­ance on the threshold that needs to be met with re­spect to is­sues of breach and caus­a­tion in a med­ic­al neg­li­gence con­text. Facts The claimant, aged eight-and-a-half,...
14 February 2017
Health Tech 2017: a case for great­er con­nec­tion
15 Jan 20
Equal­ity Act 2010 Du­ties - not just a tick box ex­er­cise
A re­cent de­cision of the Court of Ses­sion provides guid­ance to Loc­al Au­thor­it­ies on the ap­plic­a­tion of their du­ties un­der s149 of the Equal­ity Act 2010 (the “EA 2010”) and the Equal­ity Act (Spe­cif­ic...
06/02/2016
CMS launches Glob­al Product Li­ab­il­ity team in Lifes­ci­ences
23 Dec 19
So­cial Me­dia and mHealth Data EMA / HMA Re­port
New and in­nov­at­ive tech­no­lo­gies have led to a huge in­crease in data com­ing from sources that haven’t pre­vi­ously been used with­in the reg­u­lated medi­cines in­dustry. In re­cog­ni­tion of this ex­plo­sion of...
15/12/2015
CMS Glob­al Lifes­ci­ences For­um Re­port 2015
12 Dec 19
Medi­cines for the Many: what should we be chan­ging?
This is the fi­nal art­icle in our gen­er­al elec­tion series on La­bour’s “Medi­cines for the Many” policy. To view the pre­vi­ous art­icles, click here. The most sig­ni­fic­ant chal­lenge fa­cing La­bour in...
04/12/2015
The An­ti­dote - Winter 2015
11 Dec 19
Medi­cines for the Many: the longer-term im­pact
This is the fourth art­icle in our gen­er­al elec­tion series on La­bour’s “Medi­cines for the Many” policy. To view the pre­vi­ous art­icles, click here. The most rad­ic­al as­pects of La­bour’s medi­cines...
09/09/2014
The An­ti­dote: Tak­ing a look at cor­por­ate in­ver­sions...
10 Dec 19
Medi­cines for the Many: the me­di­um-term im­pact
This is the third art­icle in our gen­er­al elec­tion series on La­bour’s “Medi­cines for the Many” policy. To view the pre­vi­ous art­icles, click here. In Medi­cines for the Many, the La­bour Party re­cog­nises...