Biography

JERROLD I. EHRLICH is Of Counsel in the Health Care and Life Sciences practice, in the firm's New York office. He concentrates on managed care and the regulation of insurance companies, managed care companies and providers, as well as mergers and acquisitions of insurers and managed care companies. Since joining the firm, Mr. Ehrlich has represented hospitals, physician groups, health maintenance organizations, preferred provider organizations and insurers.

Mr. Ehrlich:

  • Assists clients in the formation of HMOs, physician organizations, physician hospital networks and managed care networks
  • Advises clients on state and federal regulations concerning insurance companies, managed care companies and health insurance benefits
  • Negotiates contractual relationships between organizations, including hospitals, insurers, PPOs and managed care networks

Prior to joining Epstein Becker Green, Mr. Ehrlich headed the corporate law section for Empire Blue Cross and Blue Shield as vice president, associate general counsel. He was responsible for product development and health maintenance organization regulation and contracting. Mr. Ehrlich has served on numerous task forces and special committees dealing with legal and administrative issues of concern to health care entities. He also speaks on managed care contracting and regulatory issues.

Education

  • Yale Law School (LL.B., 1958)
  • Oberlin College (B.A., 1955)

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • New Jersey State Courts
  • New York State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York

Memberships

  • American Health Lawyers Association, Business Law and Governance Practice Group
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Hospitals and Health Systems Practice Group
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Medical Staff, Credentialing, and Peer Review Practice Group
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Payors, Plans, and Managed Care Practice Group
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Physician Organizations Practice Group
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Regulation, Accreditation, and Payment Practice Group
  • New York State Bar Association, Health Law Section
  • New York State Bar Association, Senior Lawyers Section
  • New York State Bar Association, Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section