Adam Galat

Senior Attorney

Adam Galat is an experienced regulatory and transactional healthcare attorney. In his practice, Adam analyzes disputes, transactions and regulatory issues on behalf of individual healthcare providers, licensees, physician groups, pharmaceutical companies, laboratories, home health agencies, skilled nursing facilities, hospitals, health systems, and other specialty facilities. With his diverse background, Adam brings a unique appreciation for the practical and operational aspects of providing guidance on complex matters, including:
Fraud and abuse laws and regulations, such as Stark, the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Civil Monetary Penalties Laws, and the False Claims Act
Compliance with HIPAA privacy and security requirements
Assessments of the effectiveness of corporate compliance plans
Reimbursement issues and disputes
Licensure issues before administrative agencies and regulatory boards
Corporate mergers/acquisitions, joint ventures, affiliations, and divestitures
Issues affecting nonprofit organizations
Risk management issues and analyses
Negotiating employment issues for entering and exiting providers
Negotiating a variety of vendor agreements, leases, management agreements, SAAS agreements, and others
Education
  • Miami University, B.S., 2003
  • University of Toledo College of Law, J.D., 2006
Admissions
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Ohio State Bar
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit 
Affiliations
  • North Carolina Society of Health Care Attorneys
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Association of Corporate Counsel
  • Mecklenburg County Bar
Clerkships
Judicial clerk to the late, Honorable John A. Connor, II, of the Tenth District Court of Appeals of Ohio and Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, General Division

Approach

Adam enjoys the dynamic, ever-changing landscape of health law, where the stakes are often high and can be life changing. He partners with clients and gives deliberate thought and attention toward understanding unique goals and objectives first, before developing a framework to achieve optimal results. He has a knack for distilling complex issues into digestible parts, never losing sight of the practical effects of the issues clients face.

More about ADAM

As a recent transplant from the Midwest, Adam loves sharing new experiences with his wife and two wonderful children be it traveling, hiking, or camping. A dual sport college athlete (soccer and basketball) Adam enjoys attending sporting events and playing golf (with mediocrity). He also enjoys cooking, tinkering in the yard with landscaping, and trying his hand at DIY projects around the house.

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