Stephanie Marcantonio 

Partner – New York
T.+1 212 504 6749
stephanie.marcantonio@cwt.com
200 Liberty Street
New York , NY 10281 V-CARD

Stephanie Marcantonio advises health care providers, pharmaceutical companies, and tax-exempt entities, including religious organizations and foundations, on a wide array of corporate transactional, regulatory and governance matters, and represents lenders and borrowers in health care financings.  Her practice includes structuring and negotiating acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures, and asset purchases and sales.  She also advises on health care fraud and abuse issues, including representing providers in government audits and investigations and advising providers on reimbursement matters.

Stephanie has been recognized as a Next Generation Lawyer by The Legal 500 U.S. in 2017 for non-profit and tax-exempt organizations and as a Rising Star by New York Super Lawyers in 2012-2016 for health care, non-profit, and corporate governance and compliance. 

Stephanie received her J.D., summa cum laude, from Pace University School of Law, where she was the Executive Productions Editor of the Pace Law Review, and a B.S. in Business Administration from Villanova University.

She is admitted to practice in the State of New York.

Representative Health Care Transactions:

Acquisitions and Divestitures

  • Represented New Mexico Health Connections (NMHC) in the sale of its commercial health insurance business to Evolent Health, Inc.
  • Representing Field Home-Holy Comforter and Catharine Field Home in connection with the pending sale of a not-for-profit skilled nursing facility and licensed home care services agency and a not-for-profit assisted living facility in Westchester County, New York, to an established for-profit nursing home operator. 
  • Represented Bon Secours Health System, Inc. affiliates Frances Schervier Home and Hospital and Schervier Apartments, LLC in connection with the pending sale of a not-for-profit skilled nursing facility and an affordable housing apartment building located in the Bronx, New York to an established for-profit nursing home operator.
  • Represented CenterLight Health System affiliates Beth Abraham Health Services and Schnurmacher Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in connection with the pending sale of two not-for-profit skilled nursing facilities located in the Bronx, New York and Westchester, New York to an established for-profit nursing home operator.
  • Represented MJHS in connection with its affiliation with Isabella Geriatric Center, Inc., a not-for-profit long term care provider in Manhattan.
  • Represented MJHS in connection with the sale of the stock of SafePath Benefits, Inc., a healthcare insurance brokerage business to Ritter Insurance Marketing.
  • Represented MJHS affiliate, M.J.G. Nursing Home Company, Inc. in connection with the sale of a not-for-profit skilled nursing facility located in Brooklyn, New York to an established for-profit nursing home operator. 
  • Represented MJHS affiliate, Shorefront Jewish Geriatric Center, Inc., in connection with the sale of a not-for-profit skilled nursing facility located in the Brooklyn, New York to an established for-profit nursing home operator. 
  • Represented Marcus Garvey Residential Rehab Pavilion, Inc. in connection with the sale of a not-for-profit skilled nursing facility located in Brooklyn, New York to an established for-profit nursing home operator.
  • Represented Atlantis Rehabilitation and Residential Health Care Facility and its affiliate GPNZ Realty Co., LLC. in connection with the sale of a 400 bed skilled nursing facility located in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn, New York to an established nursing home operator.  
  • Represented Aging in America, Inc. affiliates, Morningside House Nursing Home Company, Inc. and Morningside at Home, Inc. in connection with the sale of a not-for-profit skilled nursing facility, a long term home health care program, and adult day program and a licensed home care services agency located in the Bronx, New York to an established for-profit nursing home operator. 
  • Represented Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, an acute rehabilitation hospital in Westchester County, New York, in connection with its affiliation with Montefiore Health System and the related spin of the Burke Foundation and Burke Medical Research Institute.  
  • Represented Lighthouse International, a leading non-profit organization dedicated to fighting vision loss, in connection with an affiliation with The Jewish Guild for the Blind.  
  • Represented Elizabeth Seton Pediatric Center, a New York pediatric long term care system, in the sale of its long term home health care program.
  • Represented MJHS in its acquisition of the Jacob Perlow Hospice from Continuum Health Partners, including with respect to its contracts with more than two dozen nursing homes and other facilities, its 18-bed inpatient hospice and palliative care unit at Beth Israel Medical Center, and its hospice residence located in Riverdale, New York.
  • Represented Morningside at Home, Inc. in connection with its sale of an Assisted Living Program located in the Bronx, New York to an established nursing home operator.
  • Represented River Valley Care Center, Inc. in connection with its sale of a skilled nursing facility located in Poughkeepsie, New York to an established for-profit nursing home operator and River Valley Realty Co. L.P. in the lease of the underlying real estate to the buyer.

Financings and Securitizations

  • Morgan Stanley, as lender, in a $782 million securitized mortgage and mezzanine financing (with two layers of mezzanine debt) secured by 64 skilled nursing facilities operated by Genesis HealthCare in eight states throughout the United States, and the related securitization.
  • Deutsche Bank, as lender, in a $1.05 billion securitized mortgage and mezzanine financing (with three layers of mezzanine debt) to refinance existing debt on a portfolio of 154 skilled nursing facilities operated by Sava SeniorCare in 20 states throughout the United States, and the related securitization.
  • Deutsche Bank, as lender, in a $940 million securitized mortgage and mezzanine financing (with three layers of mezzanine debt) to refinance existing debt on a portfolio of 167 skilled nursing facilities operated by Sava SeniorCare in 19 states throughout the United States, and the related securitization.
  • Column Financial, Inc. (Credit Suisse), as lender, in a $820 million mortgage loan and a $98.6 million mezzanine loan secured by approximately 200 healthcare properties, including a master lease structure and account receivable financing intercreditor arrangements in connection with a public-to-private transaction.  The transaction involved Mariner Healthcare Corp. acquisition, Trans Healthcare Inc. and Sava Senior Care, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as lender, in connection with a $250 million securitized mortgage loan secured by 71 assisted living facilities and 8 congregate care facilities located in 15 states throughout the United States in connection with the acquisition of Assisted Living Concepts by TPG Capital, which implemented an opco/propo master lease structure, and the related securitization.
  • JP Morgan Real Estate (as lead lender), Credit Suisse and Bank of America Securities, in connection with a $4.6 billion mortgage and mezzanine loan secured by approximately 375 health-care facilities in connection with a public-to-private transaction relating to Manor Care, involving The Carlyle Group, and the related securitization.
  • Column Financial, Inc. (Credit Suisse), as lender, in a $1.2 billion securitized mortgage loan and mezzanine loans aggregating $200 million secured by approximately 260 healthcare facilities in connection with a public-to-private transaction involving Beverly Enterprises, Inc., and the related securitization.
  • Column Financial, Inc. (Credit Suisse), as lender, in a $52 million loan for the acquisition of four assisted living facilities.
  • Column Financial, Inc. (Credit Suisse), as lender, in a $10 million loan to Lynmoore One Real Estate, LLC for the acquisition of one skilled nursing facility.
  • Column Financial, Inc. (Credit Suisse), as lender, in a $7 million loan involving the acquisition of five skilled nursing facilities.
  • Lehman Brothers Bank FSB, as lender, in a $90 million loan to Extendicare Health Services and certain affiliates involving the refinancing of fourteen skilled nursing facilities.
  • UBS Real Estate Securities, Inc., as lender, in a $53.5 million loan to borrowers for the acquisition of 10 skilled nursing facilities.
  • UBS Real Estate Securities, Inc., as lender, in a $35 million loan involving the refinancing of six skilled nursing facilities.
  • LNR Partners, Inc., as lender, in connection with a substitution of a nursing facility property in the pool of properties securing a loan from Lehman Brothers Bank FSB to certain affiliates of Extendicare Health Services, Inc.
  • Goldman Sachs in connection with the securitization of a $325,000,000 mortgage loan secured by twenty-nine (29) assisted living properties.
  • Wells Fargo Commercial Mortgage Securities, Inc. in connection with the securitization of:
    •     A $65,107,884 loan pool of twenty-seven (27) mortgage loans, secured by the twenty-seven (27) assisted living and  independent living properties.
    •     A $57,590,174 loan pool of seventeen (17) mortgage loans, secured by seventeen (17) assisted living and independent living facility properties.
    •     A $840,891,000 loan pool of fifty-nine (59) mortgage loans secured by fifty-nine (59) assisted living, independent living, memory care and/or skilled nursing properties.
    •     A 603,000,000 loan pool of fifty-two (52) mortgage loans secured by fifty-two (52) assisted living, independent living and memory care properties.
    •     A $1,410,691,000 loan pool of ninety-six (96) mortgage loans secured by ninety-six (96) assisted living and independent living facility properties.
    •     A $518,632,000 loan pool of forty-two (42) mortgage loans secured by forty-two (42) assisted living, independent living and memory care properties.
    •     A $418,212,000 loan pool of twenty-eight (28) mortgage loans secured by twenty-eight (28) independent living properties.

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Stephanie Marcantonio 

Admissions

  • New York

Education

  • Pace University Law School
    J.D., 2004, summa cum laude
  • Villanova University
    B.S.B.A., 1999

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