Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Part-time Faculty A-M

Patrick Allen

Title/s: Managing Director, Kaufman, Hall & Associates, LLC

E-mail: pallen4@luc.edu


Patrick Allen is a Managing Director in the Mergers and Acquisitions practice of Kaufman Hall. With more than 20 years of experience, Mr. Allen has significant expertise in healthcare finance, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, valuations, fairness opinions, and related healthcare financial services. Mr. Allen‘s experience spans the healthcare landscape where he has completed multiple transactions representing not-for-profit and for-profit providers, as well as private equity firms.

 Mr. Allen is a frequent speaker and author on the healthcare industry, with topics including partnership structuring, evolving healthcare services models, and consolidation trends. Mr. Allen has published numerous articles in industry journals and white papers. He is a regular speaker at industry events and conferences, including The Governance Institute, American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), HFMA, and The Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development (SHSMD).

Prior to joining Kaufman Hall, Mr. Allen was an investment banker in the Healthcare Mergers & Acquisitions practice of CIT Group and previously worked for UBS in their Corporate Finance Group as a Director.


BS, Santa Clara University
MBA, Loyola University Chicago

Program Areas

Health Care Business and Finance