Joel M. Greenberg
Mr. Greenberg has extensive experience assisting physicians, medical groups, dentists, and other health care providers with the numerous business and legal issues that arise in their practices. Specifically, Mr. Greenberg counsels clients in all aspects of a transaction from the initial phase of setting up an entity to establishing employment, partnership and shareholder agreements to ensuring all actions taken by the entity comply with the federal and state fraud, abuse, self-referral and professional misconduct laws and regulations. Moreover, he assists clients in the purchase, sale, and dissolution of their professional practices; helps them understand the intricacies of the malpractice insurance world; and counsels them on the myriad of other business and legal issues that confront them daily. Mr. Greenberg is known for his abilities as a mediator and negotiator. He frequently speaks regarding health law issues at hospitals, medical societies, colleges, and bar associations.
Mr. Greenberg is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross on Long Island and is dedicated to several other not-for-profit organizations, such as the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County, MJHS and UJA-Federation of New York. He has been a long time member of the New York State and Nassau County Bar Associations, the American Health Lawyers Association and the Medical Group Management Association. Mr. Greenberg served as the Managing Editor of the New York Health Law Update from 1998 through 2003 and was the Chairman of the Hospital and Health Law Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association from 2000 to 2002. Mr. Greenberg received an undergraduate degree from Muhlenberg College and both a Master’s degree in Public Administration and a J.D. from the American University in Washington, D.C. He is admitted to practice both in New York and the District of Columbia.
Mr. Greenberg was selected as a “Super Lawyer” in each of years 2011-2015, a distinction earned by only five percent of the lawyers in the New York metro area. Mr. Greenberg is also a co-editor-in-chief of the 3rd and 4th editions of the Legal Manual for New York Physicians, which is a collaborative publication by the New York State Bar Association and the Medical Society of the State of New York. Mr. Greenberg has been awarded the highest rating given by Martindale-Hubbell’s peer review rating system – AV (preeminent). Mr. Greenberg is also an Adjunct Professor of Health Law at the State University of New York’s College at Old Westbury.