Biography

ELENA M. QUATTRONE is an Associate in the Health Care and Life Sciences practice, in the New York office of Epstein Becker Green. 

Ms. Quattrone:

  • Provides assistance to clients undergoing investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Inspector General, and other state and federal government authorities, including responding to government subpoenas and civil investigatory demands (CIDs)
  • Assists clients in conducting internal reviews and investigations
  • Defends clients in white-collar criminal matters, and performs internal investigations for entities facing potential action by state and federal governments
  • Counsels retail and specialty pharmacies on a range of pharmacy law and drug distribution issues, including pharmacy licensure and regulation
  • Advises clients on issues arising under Medicare, Medicaid, and other third-party reimbursement programs
  • Counsels clients on federal and state health care fraud and abuse laws, including the Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute
  • Assists health care clients in contracting for corporate formation, mergers, acquisitions, and various other business transactions
  • Assists clients in evaluating, developing, and implementing corporate compliance programs and compliance training programs

Ms. Quattrone has been appointed to a three-year term on the Health Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association, starting in August 2019.

During law school, Ms. Quattrone was a Note Editor of the Boston University School of Law Journal of Science and Technology Law, served as a Student Attorney with the Boston University Immigrants’ Rights Clinic, and was a judicial intern for the Honorable Kathe Tuttman at the Middlesex Superior Court in Woburn, Massachusetts. As an undergraduate, Ms. Quattrone served as a congressional intern at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Disability in Washington, DC.

Before attending law school, Ms. Quattrone worked for a health care consulting company to assist privately held physician practices increase their revenue through monitoring daily office operations, medical billing, proper use of electronic health records, and helping to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations. She also worked in fundraising for the United Way, where she helped raise significant funds for nonprofit organizations throughout Camden, New Jersey. While there, she was appointed to the Advisory Board for the New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids, a partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which worked to reverse the obesity epidemic across the state of New Jersey.

Education
  • Boston University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2016)
    • Note Editor, Journal of Science and Technology Law
  • Boston University, School of Public Health (M.P.H., 2009)
    • Policy and Management
  • Boston University, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (B.S., 2008)
    • Health Science
Bar Admissions
  • New Jersey
  • New York