UNIONDALE, N.Y., April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Jeffrey P. Rust has joined the firm as a Partner in the firm's Health Services and Corporate Practice Groups. A former Associate at Rivkin Radler, Mr. Rust was most recently a partner at Farrell Fritz.
Mr. Rust applies extensive transactional skills and experience in the representation of hospitals, health systems, multi- and single-specialty medical practices, and healthcare entrepreneurs. His experience extends to providing counsel regarding compliance with federal and state fraud and abuse laws, reimbursement disputes, HIPAA compliance, self-referral and Stark issues and a variety of complex legal, business and transactional matters.
"We are excited to have Jeff with us again. His considerable experience in healthcare law strengthens the depth of experience we can provide to our healthcare clients. His expertise in business and transactional matters will also be an asset to our corporate clients, and will enable us to continue to provide high-quality representation," Mr. Krinick said.
Mr. Rust, of Garden City, New York, has more than 15 years of experience representing healthcare and corporate clients in transactional and regulatory matters, including mergers and acquisitions, financings, governance issues, research collaborations and licensing arrangements, employment and consulting agreements, and a range of general commercial and healthcare-related agreements.
Prior to joining Rivkin Radler, Mr. Rust served as practice group leader for Farrell Fritz's corporate and finance group.
He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Akron School of Law.
Established in 1950, Rivkin Radler LLP has offices in Uniondale, Long Island; Hackensack, New Jersey; and New York City. The firm is nationally recognized and it ranks among the Top 70 Law Firms in New York State. For more information on the firm, visit www.rivkinradler.com.
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