SOURCE: King & Spalding

King & Spalding

February 04, 2016 11:24 ET

King & Spalding Adds Healthcare Partner in Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - February 04, 2016) - King & Spalding announced today that Phillip H. Street, who has more than 25 years' experience in the healthcare and life sciences field, has joined the firm's Atlanta office as partner. Street was previously chair of the Atlanta healthcare practice at Paul Hastings.

Street's practice focuses on healthcare and life sciences transactions, including business formations, clinical integration and alignment, strategic alliances, venture financings, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and the commercialization of life sciences research. He represents a range of clients, including hospital systems, life sciences companies and medical research organizations. He has also advised multiple academic medical centers and health systems in the creation of intellectual property, joint development and commercialization entities.

"Phillip has a rare combination of significant experience advising companies and investors in both the healthcare and life sciences space," said Jon R. Harris, Jr., co-head of King & Spalding's life science and healthcare practice group. "As the firm looks to expand its transactional work in healthcare and life sciences, having a versatile lawyer like Phillip, with a local and national reputation, will be a big benefit to the practice."

"I have great respect for the many King & Spalding lawyers whom I have known for years," said Street. "The culture, combined with its current momentum and long-term commitment to growing its healthcare and life sciences practice, made King & Spalding the perfect fit for me."

Ranked by Chambers USA for healthcare expertise, Street has also been recognized by Tech Journal South as one of the "25 of the Most Influential People in the Southeast Technology Community." Street received his B.A. and J.D. from Vanderbilt University and his LL.M. in taxation from New York University. He began his legal career at King & Spalding.

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 900 lawyers in 18 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at www.kslaw.com.

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