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15 Lawyers Join Epstein Becker Green’s Health Care and Life Sciences Practice


Epstein Becker Green was featured in NJBiz, in “15 Lawyers Leaving Sills Cummis & Gross for National Firm's Health Care and Life Sciences Practices,” regarding the addition of 15 attorneys to the firm’s New Jersey and New York offices. In addition, Bob Atlas, recently appointed as President of EBG Advisors, Inc., was mentioned.

Following is an excerpt:

The national law firm Epstein Becker Green, based regionally in Newark, announced Monday that a group of 15 attorneys is leaving the Newark law firm Sills Cummis & Gross to join the firm. The new additions will expand Epstein Becker's presence in the Northeast corridor and augmenting its health care and life sciences and litigation practices.

The team is led by Gary W. Herschman, Anthony Argiropoulos, Anjana D. Patel and Jack Wenik, all of whom have become members of Epstein Becker. …

“Epstein Becker Green’s deliberate focus on, and commitment to, the health care industry as well as the synergies between our practices initially drew us to the firm,” Herschman said. “Hospital systems and other health care providers and businesses are wrestling with a number of pressing matters, including intense consolidation, new reimbursement models and increased government regulation and enforcement. The firm’s broad platform and network of resources will allow us to deliver a wider range of legal and strategic services to a very sophisticated client base.” …

The firm also recently announced that Robert F. Atlas, a health care strategy, management and policy executive consultant, joined the firm’s affiliate consultancy, EBG Advisors, Inc., as president.