Barclay Damon
Barclay Damon

Gary 
     Maas

Gary Maas

Partner

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Buffalo Office

The Avant Building
200 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14202

Gary primarily concentrates his practice on matters involving health law, not-for-profit corporation law, tax-exempt bond transactions, and finance. In the health care industry, he focuses on the financing and development of health care projects and mergers and acquisitions in the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. He also advises hospitals, physicians, and other medical providers with respect to fraud and abuse, Medicare reimbursement, the 340B drug program, and additional compliance issues. Gary regularly advises on anti-self-referral and anti-kickback laws.

Gary acts as borrower’s counsel in numerous tax-exempt bond transactions, with previous projects collectively valued at more than $1 billion. He also represents borrowers and lenders in numerous conventional financings.

Representative Experience

  • Served as lead attorney in the project development and financing for a large multi-campus hospital system. Projects have included the development of two new hospitals, a new nursing home, and a major expansion of an existing hospital facility, with a total construction cost of over $500 million.
  • Served as co-counsel in the development of a $250 million medical-condominium project.
  • Served as lead attorney in the sale of a large medical practice and related facilities, with a total purchase price of $86.6 million.
  • Represented the establishment and facility acquisition for several charter schools.
  • Acted as co-counsel for the financing and development of an abandoned historical building. Development costs were financed through a combination of historic tax credits and Empire State Development grants, with a total value of approximately $65 million.

Practice Areas

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1979
  • Union College, B.A., cum laude, 1975

Admitted To Practice

  • New York

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • New York State Bar Association, Health Law Section

Honors

  • The Best Lawyers in America®: Corporate Law and Health Care Law, 2016-2019

Prior Experience

  • Damon Morey LLP, Partner