Health care stakeholders turn to Russell to lead M&A and private equity deals, and advise them on complex legal issues unique to the health care industry. Clients rely on his ability to execute practical strategies tailored to achieve their business objectives. Russell Hilton represents public and private companies in complex mergers and acquisitions, corporate financing transactions, and public and private securities offerings. He also advises clients on SEC compliance and reporting obligations and corporate governance matters. Russell represents a variety of business organizations (public, private, not-for-profit) in numerous industries, with an emphasis in the health care sector. He has the unique knowledge and experience critical to the structuring and negotiation of transactions involving health care companies. With this industry focus, Russell is able to provide comprehensive legal counsel on the complex strategic and operational issues facing health care providers and investors. In 2018, Russell was recognized by Law360 as a “Top Attorney Under 40” and “Rising Star” in Health Care. Russell was recognized by Chambers USA for Healthcare in 2022 and The Best Lawyers in America© for Health Care Law in 2023. Russell was an adjunct professor at the Emory University School of Law, where he taught courses on mergers and acquisitions.