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Greenberg Traurig LLP

Nancy E Taylor

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Greenberg Traurig LLP

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Health & FDA Business


Nancy Taylor has advised clients on health and FDA related matters for more than two decades. She has broad experience in areas relating to the Affordable Care Act provisions, CMS reimbursement, and policy issues relating to providers and plans, and she has done a significant amount of FDA regulatory work. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Nancy served 10 years as Health Policy Director for the Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources and worked on a number of significant health and FDA laws, including NLEA, Safe Medical Device Act, Hatch-Waxman, COBRA and ADA. She also served as CEO of a start-up medical device company, where she obtained eight product clearances, including securing reimbursement coverage for each product. Nancy is the co-chair of Greenberg Traurig's Health & FDA Business Practice.

United States: Industry focus

Healthcare: health insurers

Within: Healthcare: health insurers

With ‘a practical and business-oriented’ department, Greenberg Traurig, LLP is ‘easy to work with’ thanks to ‘a responsive and proactive approach to its work’. The group is highly regarded for its regulatory expertise; recent mandates include advising Senior Whole Health on contract negotiations and HIPAA compliance, acting for Centerbridge Partners on the regulatory aspects of its acquisition of Davis Vision, and handling the regulatory elements of WellCare Health Plans’ acquisition of Universal American. Nancy Taylor and Michael Cherniga lead the practice from Washington DC and Tallahassee respectively; Taylor is experienced in ACA provisions, reimbursement matters and policy issues, and Cherniga focuses on regulatory mandates. Fort Lauderdale-based David Peck, Tricia Asaro and Harold Iselin in Albany and Francis Serbaroli in New York are also recommended. Albany-based Eileen Hayes made partner in 2017 and Eric Hargan moved in-house.

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Healthcare: service providers

Within: Healthcare: service providers

Greenberg Traurig LLP’s ‘exceptional’ department is ‘very practical and business oriented’ with ‘a highly knowledgeable and responsive’ team of ‘impressive’ individuals. The group handles transactions, litigation, enforcement actions, product approvals and regulatory issues; it recently assisted CityMD with a majority equity investment by Warburg Pincus, advised Centerbridge Partners on the regulatory elements of its purchase of a majority stake in Davis Vision, and handled Blue Wolf Capital Fund’s investment in Great Lakes Caring Home Health and Hospice. Washington DC-based Nancy Taylor and Tallahassee-based Michael Cherniga jointly lead the team, and Dallas-based Michael Malone and Joseph Coniglio are also recommended..

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