Senior Living

Nelson Hardiman represents a variety of senior living facilities, including independent senior housing, continuing care retirement communities, and residential care facilities for the elderly. Nelson Hardiman represents, counsels and assists senior living facilities with a wide range of business, regulatory, and strategic challenges, including:

  • Business Transactions
    • Formation of entities and business structure
    • Not for profit conversions and corporate governance
    • Purchase and sale agreements
    • Merger and acquisition due diligence
    • Negotiation of payor contracts
    • Service agreements and vendor contracts
    • Employment and independent contractor agreements
  • Regulatory Defense
    • Department of Social Services (“DSS”) licensure investigations and appeals
    • Reimbursement audits by private and governmental payors and their contractors
    • Fraud and abuse investigations by government payors and their contractors
  • Compliance
    • Licensing, operational, and reimbursement compliance
    • Corrective action plans
    • Audit risk assessment
    • Local Zoning Regulations
    • Fair Housing Act
  • Litigation
    • Licensure defense and appeals
    • Payor and reimbursement disputes
    • Business and employment litigation