DAVE ZAMPA is a partner in Sidley’s Chicago office with more than 20 years of experience handling public and private M&A transactions, spin-offs, joint ventures and other strategic transactions. For over a decade, Dave has focused on transactions in the healthcare technologies and life sciences industries, bringing together a variety of practice areas within Sidley’s global Life Sciences practice such as food, drug and medical device regulation, compliance and enforcement, healthcare, products liability, intellectual property, competition and privacy to serve the needs of clients around the globe.
Dave has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America each year since 2008, in Corporate Law with a client noting that he “is very knowledgeable, hardworking, and intelligent. Moreover, he is a pleasure to work with.”
Recent representations include:
- Welltower’s sale of a 48-facility senior living portfolio managed by Benchmark Senior Living to affiliates of KKR for $1.8 billion.
- Varian Medical’s further expansion into interventional oncology through its acquisitions of Endocare (cryoablation and microwave ablation); Alicon (embolic therapy); and the microsphere and bland embolic bead products of Boston Scientific.
- GE Healthcare in connection with its spinoff from General Electric Company prior to the suspension of the transaction pending the sale of GE Healthcare’s biopharma business to Danaher.