For more than 30 years, Gray Reed has been a full-service, Texas based law firm with more than 120 lawyers practicing in Dallas and Houston. Gray Reed offers a wide range of legal services including business litigation, corporate transactions, oil & gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, intellectual property and bankruptcy.
VMG Health was founded in 1995 and is one of the largest healthcare dedicated valuation and transaction advisory firms in the United States. We are exclusively focused in healthcare, have unmatched credentials, and perform more than 1,500 engagements each year. Leading health systems, attorneys, and investors rely on VMG Health as their trusted valuation and transaction advisory source.
Board Certified in Health Law, Elise focuses primarily on healthcare business transactions and other healthcare compliance issues. Prior to joining Gray Reed & McGraw, she practiced in Tulsa, Oklahoma, focusing on healthcare and general business transactions. Elise represents a variety of healthcare providers in both Texas and Oklahoma, including acute care hospitals, joint venture hospitals, physicians, physician practices, dental practices, skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities.
Elise earned her J.D. from the University of Tulsa College of Law. During law school, she served as an intern for the Honorable Keith Rapp on the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals. Elise received her B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders summa cum laude from Oklahoma State University.
Jen Johnson is a Managing Director with VMG Health and oversees the Professional Service Agreements Division. Her expertise is related to determining Fair Market Value and understanding regulatory guidelines associated with valuing professional service and compensation arrangements. Mrs. Johnson has valued nearly every type of arrangement in the healthcare market and is a thought leader related to valuing pay for performance arrangements. She has also been integral in developing internal compensation tools for some of the largest health systems in the country and has served as an expert witness related to Fair Market Value and physician compensation. She earned her BBA and MBA in Finance, as well as the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, and served as a finance professor for the University of North Texas.