Sam Maizel has joined Dentons as a partner in the restructuring, insolvency, and bankruptcy practice from boutique bankruptcy firm Pachulski Stang Ziehl and Jones where he was a partner. Sam will continue to focus on bankruptcy law in the health care field. Over the years, Sam has advised hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, skilled nursing facilities, medical device companies, health plans, medical groups and health care networks. He has also been retained as special counsel to handle complex negotiations for health care industry entities facing claims brought by state and federal regulators. His cases involve debt restructuring, distressed asset acquisition and Chapter 11 or Chapter 9 reorganizations.