March 7, 2016 | Firm Announcements | 2 minute read
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Washington, DC (March 7, 2016) – Epstein Becker Green is pleased to announce the addition of Joseph E. Lynch, an accomplished transactional attorney with nearly 30 years of health care industry experience, as a Member of the Firm in its Health Care and Life Sciences practice in Washington, DC. Mr. Lynch was most recently a partner at King & Spalding.
Recognized by Chambers USA as one of the nation’s leading business lawyers in health care law, and by Nightingale Healthcare News as one of the top 10 outstanding physician practice lawyers in the country, Mr. Lynch represents a broad range of health care clients, including health care systems, clinical integration entities, academic medical centers, hospitals, physician practices, ambulatory surgery centers, provider networks, and other health care providers. Mr. Lynch has extensive experience in transactional, regulatory, and compliance matters and provides counsel on structuring, negotiating, and implementing a wide range of clinical and administrative transactions, mergers, acquisitions, and initial public offerings.
Mr. Lynch also advises health care providers regarding compliance with federal and state anti-kickback and referral prohibition laws and regulations, conducts compliance audits, and develops compliance plans. He has deep experience in guiding electronic health record integrations and previously represented one of the nation’s largest health care goods and services group purchasing organizations in connection with advising more than 2,300 hospitals on health information technology requirements and issues arising under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
“Joe’s impressive knowledge, excellent legal skills, and strong client service record are well recognized in the health community,” said Mark E. Lutes, Chair of Epstein Becker Green. “We look forward to partnering with Joe in bringing a broader scope of services to his clients.”
“Adding attorneys with Joe’s level of experience allows us to provide superior service and strategic counsel to our very sophisticated, growing client base,” said George Breen, Chair of the firm’s National Health Care and Life Sciences Practice Steering Committee.
“Epstein Becker Green has an outstanding reputation with strong national legal and health care strategy capabilities,” said Mr. Lynch. “I am extremely excited to add my perspectives and energy to the firm’s health care team, and look forward to being back at the firm where I began my career.”
Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., is a national law firm with a primary focus on health care and life sciences; employment, labor, and workforce management; and litigation and business disputes. Founded in 1973 as an industry-focused firm, Epstein Becker Green has decades of experience serving clients in health care, financial services, retail, hospitality, and technology, among other industries, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Operating in locations throughout the United States and supporting domestic and multinational clients, the firm’s attorneys are committed to uncompromising client service and legal excellence. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.