Attorneys Recognized By Martindale-Hubbell as Leaders in the Healthcare Field

March 22, 2012

The Health Law Partners is pleased to announce that four of our partners - Robert Iwrey, Alan Gilchrist, Dan Brown and Joel M. Greenberg - have been awarded AV Preeminent ratings by Martindale-Hubbell (the highest rating available) in recognition of their high level of professional skill and integrity. The ratings reflect a combination of the attorney's legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability and legal experience. The AV Preeminent rating is a significant accomplishment and serves as a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.

Robert Iwrey is a founding partner of The HLP and has been practicing healthcare litigation and transactional law since 1999. Mr. Iwrey provides counsel in all areas of healthcare law, including but not limited to licensure, staff privileges, contracts, physician practice issues, healthcare investigations and audit defense. Mr. Iwrey has been honored by d'Business Magazine as a Top Lawyer in Healthcare for 2010 and 2012 and named as a Super Lawyer for Healthcare Law in Michigan in 2010 and 2011.

Alan Gilchrist is a partner at The HLP and chairs its Civil False Claims and White Collar Criminal defense practice group. Mr. Gilchrist is a nationally recognized healthcare lawyer, specializing not only in civil false claims and white collar criminal defense, but also in matters related to licensure, reimbursement, compliance and fraud and abuse. He represents all types of healthcare providers, suppliers and professional organizations. Mr. Gilchrist has been recognized in the Super Lawyers publication; was selected by d'Business magazine in 2011 as one of the Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit; and is listed in the Best Lawyers in America in Healthcare Law and Administrative Law.

Dan Brown is the managing shareholder of the firm's Georgia office. Mr. Brown has extensive experience advising clients on the legal and regulatory issues impacting hospitals, physician groups, ambulatory surgery centers, sleep laboratories, dialysis clinics and independent diagnostic testing facilities. Mr. Brown is on the faculty of the Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine where he lectures on legal aspects of sleep medicine and sleep lab operations. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the National Sleep Foundation in Washington, D.C., and is on the National Advisory Board of the Sleep Center Management Institute in Atlanta, Georgia.


Joel M. Greenberg
is a partner at The Greenberg, Dresevic, Iwrey, Kalmowitz & Pendleton Law Group (a division of The HLP). Mr. Greenberg has extensive experience assisting physicians, medical groups, dentists, and other healthcare providers address the numerous business and legal issues that arise in their practices. Mr. Greenberg counsels clients in all aspects of their professional lives from the initial phases of setting up an entity to establishing employment, partnership and shareholder agreements to ensuring that all actions taken by the entity comply with the federal and state fraud, abuse, self-referral and professional misconduct laws and regulations. Mr. Greenberg was also selected as a "Super Lawyer" in 2011, a distinction earned by only five percent of the lawyers in the New York Metro area, and is a co-editor-in-chief of the 3rd edition of the Legal Manual for New York Physicians, which is a collaborative effort by the New York State Bar Association and the Medical Society of the State of New York.