BRADENTON-SARASOTA, FL, October 14, 2014 –The law firm of Blalock Walters, P.A. is pleased to welcome attorney Alexander K. John to its Business & Corporate and Health Care practice groups. John counsels clients regarding entity formation, business governance issues, business transactions and health care transactional and regulatory matters. His services include: drafting and negotiating transaction documents such as asset purchase agreements, stock purchase agreements, operating, partnership and shareholder agreements, and employment agreements; structuring and effectuating the sale and purchase of businesses, assets or divisions and joint ventures; as well as representing health care entities on regulatory matters. John earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2014 and a Bachelor of Arts from Boston University in 2011.
John served as an extern in the General Counsel’s Office at Shands Hospital, the Southeast’s most comprehensive academic health center in Gainesville, FL, where he worked on a variety of legal, research, and clinical projects. He also gained valuable experience while interning at Legal Aid of Manasota by drafting documents for attorneys, including motions, notices, and closing letters and observing mediations and hearings.
“Our clients have been very acquisitive over the last 24 months as consolidation in the health care industry continues to drive demand for our market leading transaction team. We are thrilled to have Alex John join our growing health care transactional and regulatory team to better serve firm clients,” says Robert Stroud, Chair of the Business and Health Care Law practice groups.
John has volunteered at St. Joseph Hospital of Orange County, Habitat for Humanity Orange County, and for Kattathra Charitable Trust Fund in Bangalore, India.
Blalock Walters, P.A. is a multi-practice, regional law firm built on a foundation of integrity and hard work. With over 20 attorneys, we serve a wide range of clients in diverse industries. Throughout its more than 90-year history the firm has been a trusted advisor in resolving the legal needs of individuals, leading businesses and other institutions throughout Southwest Florida and beyond. Blalock Walters’ offices are located in Bradenton, Sarasota, and St. Petersburg, Florida. For more information, please visit www.blalockwalters.com.