Andrew B. Roth

Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

New York
United States
T:+1 212 318 3183
New York
United States
T:+1 212 318 3183
Andrew B. Roth

Andrew B. Roth

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Biography

Andy is a transactional and regulatory attorney for clients throughout the healthcare, life sciences and education industries, with more than 30 years of experience representing universities, academic medical centers, health systems, hospitals, correctional health providers, long-term care institutions, physicians and other life sciences and health care providers, private equity investors, insurance companies and managed care organizations.

Andy's transactional experience includes mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other collaborative affiliations. He served as lead counsel in the $3.75 billion sale of the health insurance business of a major New York HMO to the largest provider of government-sponsored health insurance in the country, and as lead counsel in the $100 million sale of a Minnesota-based third party administrator to a private equity firm. On the regulatory side, Andy counsels clients across the country on the accreditation of graduate medical education programs in medical schools, academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, and he advises clients in the areas of corporate compliance and corporate governance, digital health, clinically integrated networks and population health management, fraud and abuse, HIPAA, clinical research, medical staff matters, and Medicare/Medicaid,

As noted above, Andy conducts a national practice relating to accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), of graduate medical education programs in academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, and accreditation of medical schools by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). He regularly counsels institutions and teaching programs on compliance with ACGME requirements, and medical schools on compliance with LCME standards. His accreditation clients include many prestigious medical schools and academic medical centers, as well as other teaching institutions across the United States. Andy works with these clients on their periodic accreditation reviews, and represents them when necessary to challenge adverse accreditation determinations, including handling ACGME and LCME reconsiderations and administrative hearings.

Andy counsels educational institutions at all levels, including colleges and universities, and  graduate and professional schools.  He has a significant practice representing not-for-profit and tax-exempt organizations on a broad range of matters, including executive compensation analyses for purposes of demonstrating an organization's compliance with the Intermediate Sanctions regulations of the Internal Revenue Service.


Professional experience

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JD, Hofstra University; member, Hofstra Law Review, 1975
BA, cum laude, SUNY at Stony Brook, 1972

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • New York State Bar
  • Chambers USA, New York, Healthcare, Chambers and Partners, 2006 – 2022
  • New York Metro Super Lawyers, healthcare, Thomson Reuters, 2006 – 2013, 2016 – 2019
  • Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers, 2011 – 2021
  • Best Lawyers - Health Care Law, Best Lawyers, 2022
  • Legal 500 US, Recommended Lawyer, Healthcare: service providers, The Legal 500, 2019 – 2021
  • Legal 500 US, Recommended Lawyer, Education, The Legal 500, 2021
  • AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell 
  • Author, "The ACGME's New 2021 Institutional Requirements: Expanding Institutional Responsibilities," Healthcare Business Today, July 28, 2021
  • Author, "Executive Compensation in the Health Industry: The Court of Appeals Speaks," New York Law Journal, October 29, 2018
  • Co-author, "Not-for-Profit Executive Compensation: Significant Health Industry Changes," New York Law Journal, Jan. 25, 2016
  • "Corporate Practice of Medicine and Fee Splitting," Legal Manual for New York Physicians, Fifth Edition, New York State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Publishers, 2017
  • "HIPAA and HITECH Electronic Transaction, Security and Privacy Regulations," Legal Manual for New York Physicians, Fifth Edition, New York State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Publishers, 2017
  • "Hospital Medical Staff Membership and Privileges: Rules for Attending Physicians and Hospital-Employed Physicians," Legal Manual for New York Physicians, Fifth Edition, New York State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Publishers, 2017
  • Co-author, "Corporate Practice of Medicine: An Old Doctrine Breathing New Life," New York Law Journal, June 25, 2014
  • Co-author, "New York Cracks Down on Executive Compensation for Not-for-Profits, New York Law Journal, Nov. 22, 2013
  • Co-author, "Graduate Medical Education Reimbursement Final Rule Under PPACA Offers Relief for Hospitals, BNA's Medicare Report, Jan. 28, 2011  
  • Co-author, "The Impact of Healthcare Reform on Graduate Medical Education Reimbursement," BNA's Medicare Report, July 16, 2010
  • Co-author, "Physician Self-Referrals," New York Law Journal, Dec. 17, 2007
  • Co-Author, Medical Records and the Law, Fourth Edition, Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Sudbury, Mass., 2006
  • Speaker, "The Graduate Medical Education Landscape: What AMCs and Teaching Hospitals Should Know about GME Reimbursement and Accreditation Issues," Academic Medical Centers and Teaching Hospitals Law Institute," American Health Law Association, New Orleans, LA, February 2, 2022
  • Speaker, "Graduate Medical Education: Scrupulous Attention Paid by the ACGME to Sponsoring Institution Accountability," Norton Rose Fulbright Life Sciences and Healthcare Spring Webinar Series, March 19, 2020
  • Speaker, "Hot Topics – Academic Medical Centers," Norton Rose Fulbright Thirteenth Annual Health Law Symposium, Austin, Texas, January 27, 2017
  • Speaker, "Hospital/Physician Collaborations in Academic Medical Centers," Norton Rose Fulbright Twelfth Annual Health Law Symposium, Austin, Texas, January 28, 2016
  • Speaker, "Hot Topics in Medical Staff Credentialing," Physicians' Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) Webinar, January 14, 2016
  • Speaker, "Physician Practice Acquisitions and Roll-Ups," Norton Rose Fulbright Healthcare Private Equity Conference, New York, NY, October 18, 2016
  • Speaker, "The Intersection of Education and Healthcare – Accreditation, Research and GME," Office of Counsel, Duke University, Chapel Hill, NC, September 25, 2015
  • Speaker, "Top Issues in Healthcare Transactions," NYU School of Medicine, May 8, 2015
  • Speaker, "Community Hospital Collaborations with Academic Medical Centers and Medical Schools," Norton Rose Fulbright Healthcare Forum, St. Louis, MO, February 18, 2015; Denver, CO, February 19, 2015
  • Speaker, "GME Considerations in Connection with Healthcare Transactions and Affiliations," University of California, Office of General Counsel, Health Law Group, University of California at San Diego, February 26, 2015 
  • Speaker, "Community Hospital Collaborations with Academic Medical Centers and Medical Schools," Norton Rose Fulbright Eleventh Annual Health Law Symposium, Austin, Texas, January 29, 2015  
  • Speaker, "Structuring Physician Separation Agreements: Hospital and Group Practice Perspectives,"  Strafford Publications Webinar, December 10, 2014
  • Speaker, "Graduate Medical Education Program Accreditation," American Health Lawyers Association Webinar, October 25, 2012
  • Speaker, "Meaningful Use: The Healthcare Executive's Role in IT Decisions," Healthcare Leaders of New York, March 11, 2010
  • American Health Lawyers Association