P:. (974) 947-7111
F: (973) 887-2700
Florida, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee
Lisa D. Taylor is a partner with Inglesino, Wyciskala & Taylor and is Board Certified by The Florida Bar as an expert in Health Law. In addition to representing a wide variety of health care providers, practitioners, plans and plan administrators, management companies and vendors in transactional, operational, compliance and regulatory matters, investigations and litigation, Ms. Taylor serves as a neutral arbitrator and mediator and represents attorneys and other licensed professionals in disciplinary matters. She also handles business and employment transactions.
Her experience includes representation of a New Jersey hospital in connection with allegations of violations of the Federal False Claims Act, Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Law and the hospital’s 2007 settlement with the United States Department of Justice and negotiation of a related Corporate Integrity Agreement with the Department of Health and Human Services/Office of Inspector General. She also served as counsel to the Federal Monitor of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey pursuant to a Deferred Prosecution Agreement entered into in December 2005 with the United States Attorney for the District of New Jersey and represented a major hip and knee manufacturer in connection with a Federal investigation and its monitoring under a September 2007 Non-Prosecution Agreement with the Federal government.
Ms. Taylor is listed in Best Lawyers In America, Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Law and is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. Ms. Taylor is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum which gives recognition to lawyers throughout the United States who have achieved a trial verdict, award or settlement in the amount of One Million Dollars ($1,000,000) or more. In May 2007 she received the Distinguished Service Award from the New Jersey State Bar Association Health and Hospital Law Section for service to the health bar and health industry. She was named as one of ten attorneys nationally as 2004 Outstanding Physician Practice Lawyers by Nightingale’s Healthcare News and has been repeatedly named one of the Top 50 Female New Jersey Super Lawyers and Top 100 New Jersey Super Lawyers by New Jersey Monthly Magazine and a New York Area Top Lawyer by New York Magazine. In August 2005, she was named to the New Jersey Law Journal’s list of leading women and minority attorneys.
Ms. Taylor is Vice Chair of the Business Law and Governance Practice Group of the American Health Lawyer’s Association, is a member of the Board of Directors of the New Jersey State Bar Association Health Law Section for which she served as Chairman in 2004-2005 and is Co-Chair of the American Bar Association’s Health Law Section Ethics and Professionalism Committee. She served as Chair of the New Jersey Supreme Court District VC Ethics Committee, served seven terms as Board appointee to the American Health Lawyers Association ADR Task Force, served six terms as Vice Chair of the Physician Organizations Practice Group of the American Health Lawyers Association and was Co-Chair of the Planning Committee for the Emerging Issues Program of the American Bar Association’s Health Law Section She also was a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and the American Arbitration Association’s Healthcare Dispute Resolution Task Force. She also previously served on the Boards of Directors of the Greater New Jersey and Northern New Jersey Chapters of the Alzheimer’s Association, the Junior League of Morristown, West Essex Community Health Services, Inc. and Advanced Community Health Systems, Inc., for which she served as Chairman.
A frequent speaker on health care and ethics matters, the groups that Ms. Taylor has addressed include the American Medical Association, the American College of Nurse-Midwives, the American Occupational Therapy Association, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, the National and American Health Lawyers Associations, the New Jersey State and American Bar Associations, the New Jersey Psychological Association, the New Jersey Health Information Management Association, the New Jersey College Health Association, the Guardianship Association of New Jersey, the National Association of Social Workers – New Jersey Chapter, the Society of Healthcare Risk Management – New Jersey, the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education, the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. Ms. Taylor has also been featured as an ethics consultant for WABC-TV (New York) Eyewitness News.
In addition to having been a monthly columnist for OT Practice Magazine, a Contributing Editor for Health Care Fraud & Abuse Newsletter and serving on the Editorial Advisory Board of Medical Staff Briefing, Ms. Taylor has published numerous articles and has contributed to several books including The Physician’s Comprehensive Guide to Negotiating, The Biggest Legal Mistakes Physicians Make and How to Avoid Them; the Representing Physicians Handbook; and West’s Health Law Practice Guide. She previously served as a faculty member for the “Medicine and the Law” course at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and served as a panelist at the Fannie Mitchell Career Conference at Duke University and as a judge for the 16th, 17th and 18th Annual Yale Mock Trial Invitational Tournaments at Yale University.
Ms. Taylor is a Certified Healthcare Mediator and has been certified as a Mediator by the International Mediation Institute in The Hague, Netherlands. She serves as an arbitrator and mediator for the American Health Lawyers Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Service and the American Arbitration Association and is a member of the Panel of Distinguished Neutrals of the CPR International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution. Ms. Taylor also serves as an arbitrator for the United States District Court and the National Arbitration Forum and is listed on the Roster of Court-Approved Mediators as a R. 1:40 Qualified Mediator by the State of New Jersey Administrative Office of the Courts.
Prior to becoming a founding member of Inglesino, Wyciskala & Taylor, Ms. Taylor had been associated with, and a partner of, national law firms with offices in New York and New Jersey and served as a judicial clerk for Justice Robert Clifford of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. Ms. Taylor was also affiliated with the legal departments of a major university medical center and a physician practice management company. A cum laude graduate of Columbia University, Ms. Taylor received her law degree and a Master of Arts degree in Philosophy from Duke University. She is Board Certified in Health Law by The Florida Bar and is also licensed to practice law in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and the District of Columbia and is admitted to appear before numerous Federal Courts.
Advisory Services, Affiliation Agreements, Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASCs)/Surgical Facility, Buy/Sell Agreements, Corporate Formation, Due Diligence, Employment, Shareholder and Partnership Agreements, Endoscopy Center, Healthcare Real Estate, Health Systems/Hospital Transactions, Imaging Center, Joint Ventures, Licensure, Long Term Care Transactions, Management companies, Mergers, Physician Practice/Physician Organization Transactions, Physician Representation, Radiation Oncology Center, Urgent Care Centers/Freestanding Emergency Rooms
Health System, Hospital – Acute Care