Two Epstein Becker Green Attorneys Recognized as “All-Stars” by Clients in 2013 BTI Client Service Survey: Douglas A. Hastings and David Matyas

BTI Client Service All-Stars 2013NEW YORK (Feb. 19, 2013) — The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce that Douglas A. Hastings and David Matyas have been elected to The 2013 BTI Client Service All-Star Team for their "extraordinary client service" and "willingness to go above and beyond expectations." The BTI survey identifies and ranks an exclusive list of attorneys—identified solely through client feedback from in-house counsel at Fortune 1000 companies. Epstein Becker Green is one of only 42 law firms with two BTI Client Service All-Stars.

Matyas is recognized as one of 32 attorneys to achieve the "2-year MVP" status, which honors attorneys for delivering superior client service year after year.

Epstein Becker Green was recently ranked in the top 30 among 650 law firms nationwide for outstanding client service in the BTI Consulting Group's 2013 "Client Service A-Team" report.

"At EBG, client service is paramount, and we endeavor to meet and exceed our clients' expectations. We treat our clients as business partners. In doing so, we learn their business models, goals, and company culture. We listen attentively at all times to their concerns, stay highly responsive to their needs, and collaborate with them to produce results," said Douglas A Hastings, Chair of the firm's Board or Directors and a Member of the Health Care and Life Sciences practice in the Washington, D.C., office.

BTI Client Service All-Stars MVP 013"Communication is crucial to maintaining a close and cooperative relationship with clients. That's why our lawyers, from associates to shareholders, prioritize keeping clients informed about the status of their matters, new strategies, and industry developments. Even when we're not working on active matters, we stay in touch with our clients to add value in whatever ways we can," said David Matyas, a Member of the Firm in the Health Care and Life Sciences practice, in the Washington, D.C., office.

Hastings provides a wide range of health care organizations with strategic and transactional guidance in responding to the challenges and opportunities of the rapidly changing U.S. health care system. He is recognized as one of the nation's leading resources on accountable care, value-based payment, and health care delivery system reform.

Matyas focuses on federal and state fraud issues such as anti-kickback, self-referral, false claims, and regulatory compliance. He routinely represents clients that are subject to a government investigation or who voluntarily disclose a matter to a regulatory agency.

About Epstein Becker Green

Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., founded in 1973, is a national law firm with approximately 300 lawyers practicing in 11 offices, in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New York, Newark, San Francisco, Stamford, and Washington, D.C. The firm is uncompromising in its pursuit of legal excellence and client service in its areas of practice: Health Care and Life Sciences, Labor and Employment, Litigation, Corporate Services, and Employee Benefits. Epstein Becker Green was founded to serve the health care industry and has been at the forefront of health care legal developments since 1973. The firm is also proud to be a trusted advisor to clients in the financial services, retail, and hospitality industries, among others, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our commitment to these practices and industries reflects the founders' belief in focused proficiency paired with seasoned experience. For more information, visit

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