Our Expertise

We at WMO are committed to helping our clients succeed and prosper in their dynamic business environments.

To accomplish this, WMO brings to our clients legal expertise and broad experience in many aspects of commercial law including the general categories of:

  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Corporate & Securities
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Healthcare Law

Commercial Real Estate

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WMO assists clients ranging from individual investors to national real estate investment trusts, life insurance companies, commercial banking institutions and pension funds with all types of commercial real estate transactions. WMO offers our clients extensive experience in the leasing of commercial, industrial, and retail space, as well as the acquisition, disposition, and development of raw land, income-producing commercial property, and multi-family dwelling property.

We have assisted clients with commercial real estate transactions such as:

  • ACQUISITION AND DEVELOPMENT
  • MUNICIPAL FINANCE/BONDS-FOR-TITLE
  • LEASING
  • DISPOSITION

For more details about our Commercial Real Estate practice, please click here.

Corporate & Securities

At WMO, we act as counsel to a wide variety of public and private businesses ranging from entrepreneurial ventures to large, growth companies. The expertise WMO offers its clients in this area includes selection and formation of legal entities, securities compliance, mergers and acquisitions, trademarks, and sophisticated financial transactions.

We have assisted clients with corporate and securities issues such as:

  • CORPORATE FORMATION
  • SECURITIES COMPLIANCE
  • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

For more details about our Corporate & Securities practice, please click here.

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

WMO has represented clients in nearly all aspects of commercial litigation. The clients WMO has represented in these litigation matters are both existing corporate and real estate clients, as well as new referrals. WMO offers these clients extensive experience in all stages of litigation, as well as various forms of alternative dispute resolution, in, among other legal areas, business torts, employment issues, shareholder disputes, contract disputes, real estate litigation, including landlord/tenant disputes, and insolvency and bankruptcy.

We have represented clients in litigation areas such as:

  • APPELLATE PRACTICE
  • BUSINESS CONTRACTS AND TORTS
  • REAL ESTATE AND LANDLORD/TENANT DISPUTES
  • HEALTHCARE LITIGATION
  • BANKRUPTCY AND CREDITORS' RIGHTS
  • ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION

For more details about our Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice, please click here.

Healthcare

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WMO has represented a variety of healthcare clients including hospitals, home health agencies, physicians and physician group practices, physician hospital organizations, physician practice management companies, consulting firms and cost containment companies. WMO counsels such clients in the areas of healthcare compliance, transactions, government investigations, litigation, and whistleblower/False Claims Act cases.

Founding partner Scott C. Withrow authored Managing Healthcare Compliance in 1999, and Managing HIPAA Compliance in 2001, both published by the American College of Healthcare Executives. WMO has published on its website an innovative analysis of the interplay between federal anti-kickback and physician self-referral (Stark) laws.

We have represented clients with healthcare law issues such as:

  • COMPLIANCE
  • GOVERNMENT INVESTIGATIONS
  • WHISTLEBLOWER/FALSE CLAIMS ACT CASES

For more details about our Healthcare Law practice, please click here.