Kevin Howard is the general counsel for OMNIA Partners, the largest and most experienced organization in group purchasing. OMNIA Partners serves the government, education, manufacturing and corporate markets.
As general counsel for OMNIA Partners, Mr. Howard is responsible for all legal functions for OMNIA Partners and its subsidiaries National IPA, Prime Advantage and Corporate United.
Prior to OMNIA Partners, Mr. Howard served as a vice president, acquisitions and development counsel for over seven years at Community Health Systems (CHS), providing legal counsel in connection with mergers and acquisitions (M&A), real estate and other corporate transactions. In this role, he was part of a team that executed the largest public company healthcare merger to date and a subsequent public company spin-off transaction. Furthermore, he assisted with all legal aspects of hospital acquisition and disposition transactions and real estate transactions.
Prior to CHS, Mr. Howard practiced law at Bass, Berry & Sims PLC, working in both the corporate and securities and commercial practice groups.