Jackson Walker Assists in $730 million Healthcare Merger


Jackson Walker served as Special Texas Counsel for Reliant Hospital Partners in the transaction, which was announced on Oct. 1, 2015.

Based in Birmingham, Alabama, HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest providers of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 33 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospice agencies. Richardson-based Reliant Hospital Partners focus on inpatient rehabilitation and healthcare operations, while developing and operating freestanding hospitals.

A Jackson Walker team led by Byron Egan and including Gary Fowler, Tom Groves, Mark Josephs, Ron Kerridge, Mike Laussade, Dave Player, and Mark Steiner served as Special Texas Counsel to Reliant Hospital Partners in the transaction.