Ivan Wood

909 Fannin Street, Suite 2300

Houston, Texas 77010
ivan.wood@strasburger.com
713.951.5644
832.397.3555 fax
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Ivan Wood maintains a general corporate practice with particular emphasis on clients in the healthcare industry, including hospitals, ambulatory care facilities, home care providers, and physicians. Ivan, with experience in the healthcare industry since 1976, represents and counsels clients in a broad spectrum of transactions related to the field, including medical staff matters, Medicare fraud and abuse, maintenance of tax-exempt status, risk management, physician contracts and recruiting, market analysis and planning, regulatory matters, daily operational issues, and the development and implementation of joint ventures, partnerships, private offerings and corporate reorganizations.

Ivan has served as lead counsel in high profile acquisitions throughout the United States involving hospitals, nursing homes, HMOs and non-healthcare related business entities in both the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. He is also experienced in handling all aspects of corporate transactions, including real estate and mortgage issues, securities, general financing issues, bond financing, regulatory, antitrust, and corporate documentation

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • Admitted, Texas
  • Admitted, U.S. Court of Military Appeals
  • Admitted, U.S. Supreme Court
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Board Certified in Health Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

EDUCATION

The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1972

The University of Texas, B.B.A., 1969 


Ivan Wood
Support Staff: Jan Scarborough
  Legal Administrative Assistant
  Phone: 713.951.5625
  jan.scarborough@strasburger.com
Ivan Wood
Of Counsel
909 Fannin Street Suite 2300
Houston, Texas 77010
ivan.wood@strasburger.com
713.951.5644
832.397.3555 fax

OVERVIEW
Ivan Wood maintains a general corporate practice with particular emphasis on clients in the healthcare industry, including hospitals, ambulatory care facilities, home care providers, and physicians. Ivan, with experience in the healthcare industry since 1976, represents and counsels clients in a broad spectrum of transactions related to the field, including medical staff matters, Medicare fraud and abuse, maintenance of tax-exempt status, risk management, physician contracts and recruiting, market analysis and planning, regulatory matters, daily operational issues, and the development and implementation of joint ventures, partnerships, private offerings and corporate reorganizations.

Ivan has served as lead counsel in high profile acquisitions throughout the United States involving hospitals, nursing homes, HMOs and non-healthcare related business entities in both the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. He is also experienced in handling all aspects of corporate transactions, including real estate and mortgage issues, securities, general financing issues, bond financing, regulatory, antitrust, and corporate documentation

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • Admitted, Texas
  • Admitted, U.S. Court of Military Appeals
  • Admitted, U.S. Supreme Court
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Board Certified in Health Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

EDUCATION

The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1972

The University of Texas, B.B.A., 1969 



PUBLICATIONS
Ivan, in addition to writing numerous articles for trade publications in the healthcare field, has lectured on behalf of industry groups such as the American Health Lawyers Association, for the Annual Health Law Update, Hospitals and Health Systems Law Institute; the Texas Hospital Association and the University of Texas Health Law Conference.
 

RECOGNITION
  • Named Texas Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters, 2011-2013
  • Named among Best Lawyers in America by Best Lawyers, 2007-2011, 2013 
  • Named H Texas Magazine Best Lawyer by Best Lawyers, 2010
  • Named Fellow of the American Health Lawyers Association in 2009
  • Named among America's Leading Lawyers for Business in Healthcare by Chambers USA, 2006-2008 
  • Recognized among the Top Rated Lawyers in Healthcare by Martindale-Hubbell, 2013