PHILADELPHIA, July 1, 2022 — The American Bar Association (ABA) has appointed Gregory Fliszar and Aselle Kurmanova to leadership positions in their Health Law and Business Law sections. Fliszar has been named vice chair of Nursing & Allied Health Care and vice chair of the Health Law Policy & Coordinating Committee of the ABA’s Health Law Section. Kurmanova has been named the vice chair of the Health Law and Life Sciences Committee of the Business Law Section of the ABA. Both roles will begin on September 1, 2022 and end August 31, 2023.
Fliszar is a member of the firm’s Health Care Practice and handles a variety of health law litigation and regulatory and compliance matters for a number of different types of health care providers, including hospitals, hospices, mental health providers, and physician groups. He has significant experience with HIPAA and privacy issues and has counseled insurance company clients on understanding their obligations under the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.
Kurmanova is a member of the firm’s Health Care Practice and has broad experience in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions, such as acquisitions, divestitures, minority investments, and joint venture arrangements. She regularly represents clients across a range of industries, including health care and life sciences, asset management and financial services, real estate, and traditional industry. Most recently, Kurmanova has focused on the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on corporate transaction activities. She also provides advice on corporate governance and general corporate matters.
The ABA is the largest voluntary association of lawyers and legal professionals in the world. The Health Law Section of the American Bar Association is dedicated to providing resources for those practicing in the multifaceted field of healthcare law. The Business Law Section is a global network of over 30,000 business law professionals interested in expanding their knowledge, engaging with their professional communities, and advancing their experience through the Section's various benefits.
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