Overview

Mr. Liss devotes his practices to healthcare law and has extensive experience representing institutional and individual providers of healthcare services, organized delivery systems, independent practice associations, and other related business enterprises in the healthcare sector. His practice focuses on corporate and regulatory healthcare-related law, including accountable care organization development, integrated delivery systems, managed care, hospital reimbursement, physician practices, third party payor appeals, governmental payor disputes, provider network contracting, hospital vendor contracting, general hospital corporate representation, claim disputes between individuals and their health plans, and related areas of healthcare practice. Mr. Liss also serves as Patient Care Ombudsman in hospital bankruptcy matters.

FOCUS AREAS

Mr. Liss currently practices and has exclusively practiced as a healthcare attorney for his entire legal career. He has represented hospitals, physicians, health insurers, and a wide array of other institutions and businesses in the healthcare sector in many facets of healthcare law, including, for example:

  • Compliance with state and federal laws
  • Fraud and abuse counseling
  • HIPAA and privacy
  • Reimbursement disputes–governmental and commercial
  • Health information technology acquisition
  • Network Contracting - development, negotiation, regulatory compliance
  • Managed care
  • Hospital equipment acquisition and financing
  • Innovative provider/payor contracting arrangements
  • Antitrust counseling
  • Clinical integration
  • Physician practice acquisition
  • Physician employment
  • Physician group contracting

Mr. Liss practices exclusively as a healthcare attorney and provides his clients with guidance and insights that can be obtained only after decades of experience in this practice area. He is a sought-after speaker on topics such as HIPAA and has an extensive list of publications on topics that include healthcare quality assessment and the effects of hospital consolidation. He formerly served as a Gubernatorial Appointee to the New Jersey Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Commission and is a past president of the Board of Trustees of Friends Health Connection.

Education

  • Rutgers School of Law - Newark (J.D.)
  • University of Wisconsin (M.S.)
  • University of Wisconsin (B.S.)

Professional Activities

New Jersey State Bar Association
Health and Hospital Law Section

American Bar Association
Health Law Section
ACO Task Force

Wisconsin Bar Association

American Health Lawyers Association

Law360
Healthcare Editorial Advisory Board Member, 2013  

Law.com Online Publication
Contributor

Civic / Charitable Activities

New Jersey Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund Commission
Former Commissioner

Friends Health Connection, Inc.
Former Trustee and Past-Chair, Board of Trustees

Professional Admissions

  • State of New Jersey
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • State of Wisconsin

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Judicial intern to the Honorable Alfred M. Wolin, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, 1992

Publications & Features

NEWSROOM

Listed in Best Lawyers®, Health Care Law
Named Newark, NJ "Lawyer of the Year" - Health Care Law, 2018

Selected to the New Jersey Super Lawyers list, Health Care, 2006-2013 

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