DLA Piper represented ICV Partners, LLC in its control investments in Total Access Urgent Care (TAUC), a provider of urgent care and emergency department services in the Midwest, and Cherry Tree Dental, a general dentistry provider that operates 28 dental offices in the state of Wisconsin.
ICV Partners is a leading investment firm focused on lower middle market companies in business services, consumer goods and services, food and beverage, and healthcare. These latest platform investments by ICV add to its portfolio of healthcare companies, which includes Outpatient Imaging Affiliates, a leading provider of outpatient radiology services; Interventional Management Services, one of the largest providers of interventional pain management services in the Atlanta metropolitan market; and Atlantis Healthcare Group Puerto Rico, Inc., a leading provider of dialysis services throughout Puerto Rico.
“We were pleased to partner with ICV Partners on these strategic investments, which will add significantly to our client’s impressive portfolio of healthcare companies and allow it to support the future growth of TAUC and Cherry Tree Dental. Our extensive healthcare private equity capabilities were a crucial factor in completing these transactions efficiently and smoothly for ICV,” said Joe Alexander, DLA Piper’s US vice chair and the partner who led the firm’s deal team.
In addition to Alexander (Miami), the DLA Piper team representing ICV Partners in its acquisition of TAUC included partners Dan Rollman, Jamie Konn (both of Atlanta), Randy Peak (Dallas), Jasmine Zacharias (Miami), Jordan Bailowitz (Baltimore) and Julia Kovacs (Washington, DC). The team representing ICV in its acquisition of Cherry Tree Dental was led by Joe Alexander and included Dan Rollman, Jasmine Zacharias, Jordan Bailowitz, Jamie Konn and Julia Kovacs, as well as partners Kira Mineroff (New York), Russell Sass, George Karavetsos (both of Miami), Jennifer Kashatus (Washington, DC) and William Bartow (Philadelphia).
DLA Piper’s Private Equity practice includes more than 100 US lawyers who provide strategic counsel to private equity funds and the industry-leading companies they invest in. Pitchbook has repeatedly recognized DLA Piper as one of the most active private equity law firms globally, further solidifying the strength of the firm’s team and its depth of experience executing private equity transactions.
DLA Piper’s global Healthcare sector consists of a multidisciplinary legal team with niche experience in health-related business and legal issues. The team regularly works with corporations and financial institutions, private investors, private equity groups, venture capital funds, institutional investors and portfolio companies in all types of healthcare transactions.