Aselle Kurmanova


Aselle 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. Aselle also provides advice on corporate governance and general corporate matters, as well as the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on corporate transaction activities.

Prior to joining the firm, Aselle’s legal career was spent at national and international law firms representing clients in mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions.

Aselle earned her bachelor’s degree from Syracuse. She earned her law degree and L.L.M. in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. Aselle is a certified public accountant. She is fluent in Russian and conversational in Spanish.



Cozen O'Connor Attorneys Appointed by the American Bar Association

July 01, 2022

The American Bar Association (ABA) has appointed Gregory Fliszar and Aselle Kurmanova to leadership positions in their Health Law and Business Law sections.

Cozen O’Connor Continues Expansion of Health Care Practice with Aselle Kurmanova

May 18, 2021

Kurmanova joins the firm from Seyfarth Shaw LLP, reuniting with John Shire, who joined the firm in November 2020.


Will The Standard of Liability Under The 60-Day Repayment Rule Change? [Health Law Informer Blog]

February 21, 2023

At the end of last year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed changes to the so-called 60-day repayment rule. The proposed changes include eliminating the current “reasonable diligence” standard that applies to providers in connection with potential liability for...

New Jersey Health Care Entities Should Add New Employee Protections to Their Due Diligence Checklists [Alert]

October 28, 2022

New Jersey Senate Bill No. 315 creates broad protections for many employees in the health care sector in the event of a change in control.

New Protections for Employees of Certain New Jersey Health Care Entities [Health Law Informer Blog]

October 27, 2022

Health care entities, home health care agencies, and staffing registries considering a transaction in New Jersey will need to keep in mind new obligations to certain employees. On August 18, 2022, Governor Murphy signed into law New Jersey Senate Bill No. 315 (the “Act”), which created broad...

Sham Transactions in Digital Health Industry [Health Law Informer Blog]

September 23, 2022

In its recently published Special Fraud Alert, the Office of Inspector General (“OIG”) presented a list of suspect characteristics related to arrangements with telehealth and telemedicine companies, which may help determine the potential for fraud. The OIG developed this list based on dozens of...


  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2008
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., 2009
  • Syracuse University, B.S., 2003
  • New York