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Charles Gass represents private companies, private equity funds and health care providers in mergers and acquisitions, specifically in buy-side, sell-side, recapitalization and general commercial matters. Working with clients ranging from ambulatory surgery centers, long-term care facilities and health care technology companies, his experience involves numerous transactions that require complex analysis and innovative solutions.

In addition to his transactional work, Charles advises clients in the health care industry as they navigate the regulatory risks and concerns associated with M&A transactions, including Federal and state anti-kickback and self-referral laws, corporate practice issues, licensing, HIPAA compliance and internal governance. While maintaining focus on the health care and life sciences sector, Charles has also advised on transactions in the technology, consumer products, and light manufacturing sectors.


  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Private equity transactions and investments
  • Health care regulatory matters
  • Business formation and governance
  • Commercial contract negotiations



  • Represented ambulatory surgery center in joint venture with hospital system and national management services provider.
  • Represented private equity backed health care staffing company in asset sale to strategic buyer.
  • Advised skilled nursing facility operator with Section 232 refinancing loans from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Represented regional ASC management company in equity sale to national management services provider.
  • Represented Buyer in asset acquisition of hospice services business.
  • Represented multiple location physical therapy provider in sale of business to private equity investor.
  • Summer Associate, tw telecom (now CenturyLink), 2014
  • Legal Extern, Envision Healthcare, 2014

Recognition & Leadership

  • Active Participant with The Colorado Lawyers Committee, 2017-Present
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association, 2017-Present
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association, 2015-Present
  • Reading Tutor, Reading Partners, 2015-2016


  • J.D., University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • B.A., University of San Diego
  • Colorado