Health Law


Our department, made up of lawyers specializing in health and corporate law, has a very broad medical culture and in-depth knowledge of the health sector and its players, as well as liberal professionals exercising a regulated activity. , allowing it to deal with varied and complex subjects in these fields.

Our clients

Health professionals and their structures of practice and means, companies operating medical technical platforms, Professional orders, private and public health and medico-social establishments, health institutes, medical, pharmaceutical and veterinary biology laboratories, funds health investment companies, aesthetic medicine, ophthalmology or dental centers, distributors of medical devices, medical assistance and repatriation companies, medical visit companies, innovative start-ups, law 1901 and humanitarian associations, recognized foundations of public utility

Our fields of intervention

  • structuring of their professional activity and monitoring
  • advice on the regulatory and ethical aspects of their activity
  • audit and negotiation of their professional contracts
  • support in their telemedicine, telecare and e-health projects
  • support in the creation of support systems for the coordination of complex health pathways (CPTS, PTA, House for adolescents, House for seniors and caregivers)
  • advice in their relations with the pharmaceutical industry sector (anti-gift mechanisms and transparency, medical visits and drug promotion)
  • management of their pre-litigation conflicts, and their judicial, ethical or disciplinary transactional consequences
  • medical liability before civil, criminal and administrative courts
  • Disciplinary liability before professional orders and health insurance funds
  • contractual liability
  • constitution, restructuring, transformation, and optimization of the exercise structures and resources of healthcare professionals, and their holding companies
  • governance of companies in the health sector
  • structuring of relations between partners (partner pacts, outings)
  • development and restructuring operations for groups of healthcare professionals (acquisitions, fundraising, profit-sharing, group structuring, exits)
  • equity investment and sector consolidation, particularly in medical imaging, nuclear medicine and ophthalmology
  • negotiation of cooperation, public/private partnerships (GCS, GIE, GCSMS) and capital or non-capital partnerships with private hospitalization groups (SARL and SAS)
  • Support for professionals in the context of conciliation or ordinal mediation
  • Arbitration at the National Chamber of Arbitration for Doctors (CAMED)
  • Arbitration at the Center for Conciliation and Arbitration for the Liberal Professions (CCAPL)


Our clients

Lawyers, notaries, accountants, architects

Our fields of intervention

  • Management of pre-litigation conflicts and their transactional consequences
  • Resolution of disputes between partners or involving a partner before the civil, ordinal or criminal courts
  • Defense of professionals in matters of professional civil liability

2022 - Health Law | silver trophy



Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent offers specialist support in health litigation, representing clients in complex civil and criminal cases concerning medical liability, as well as in disciplinary cases against healthcare professionals. The firm also provides advice on corporate governance for private healthcare companies, as well as assistance with medical equipment development investment funds and negotiating healthcare PPP contracts. Nathalie Boudet-Gizardin, a specialist in matters concerning radiology and nuclear medicine, leads the team with medical liability litigator Catherine Paley-Vincent. More

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2023 rankings of the best law firms in France

Advice to health establishments / Hospital cooperation - Excellent 

Capital transactions, Joint-Ventures and Corporate - Renowned practice

Criminal health law - Strong reputation

Regulatory law - Renowned practice

Medical and hospital liability - Strong reputation

Electronic Health - Quality practice 

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2023 | Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice Law : Catherine Paley-Vincent


2020 | Health law : Firm selected by the list of best law firms produced by Le Point