Charles R. Buck is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm’s Boston office. He focuses his practice on complex transactions and regulatory compliance.
Charlie represents a wide range of clients, including proprietary and tax-exempt hospital systems; academic medical centers and faculty practice groups; accountable care organizations; pharmaceutical companies; and HMOs and other health insurers. He routinely provides regulatory and transactional representation to such clients in connection with acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic affiliations, conversions to tax-exempt status, and other transactional matters. Recently, he has advised clients forming accountable care organizations (ACOs), including organizations forming and operating both Medicare Pioneer ACOs and Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs. Charlie recently authored the American Health Lawyers Association’s Medicare ACO Participation Waiver of Fraud and Abuse Laws: How It Works and Why ACOs Should Use It.