Press Release October 27, 2005

HLM Venture Partners Leads Equity Investment in Thomas, Thomas & Walsh

BOSTON, Oct. 27, 2005 – HLM Venture Partners, a leading health care venture capital firm, announced it has completed an equity investment in Thomas, Thomas, & Walsh Inc., a hospital-focused financial service agency specializing in Medicaid eligibility based in Atlanta.

Mitchell Bloom, partner, and Keeley Aleman, associate, at Goodwin Procter represented HLM Venture Partners in this transaction.