For the second consecutive year, Obermayer’s blog Health Law Gurus’ author Lawrence Tabas was recognized as a Top Author for JD Supra’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards.  Tabas was honored for reaching the top level of visibility and engagement by the thousands of readers who subscribe to JD Supra’s healthcare industry news.  Further, JD Supra editors selected this year’s award recipients for their topics’ timeliness as well as their proven, ongoing importance in their industry.  Obermayer was selected as a top firm, noted for its thought leadership and excellent reach with readers in the healthcare industry.   

Tabas is a partner and Chairman of the Health Law Department and Chairman of the Election Law Practice Group. Other members of the Health Law Department include partner Rebecca Warren and attorney Erica Woebse. Warren’s career spans over 25 years. She focuses her practice in the area of health law and counsels clients to ensure that they remain compliant with federal and state laws and regulations. Prior to joining Obermayer, she was District Attorney of Montour County from 2012-2016.  Notably, she was the first woman elected as District Attorney in the County, where she was responsible for all trial and appellate work in state and federal court for the County. Woebse represents health care providers, hospitals, single and multi-specialty physician group practices, and other health industry entities regarding health care regulatory and legal matters. She is a Certified Information Privacy Professional in the laws of the United States – private sector (CIPP/US) and in governmental regulations (CIPP/G).

Health Law Gurus™ covers emerging and new developments in health law, health care reform, privacy issues including HIPAA and HITECH, and technology, regulatory, and compliance matters. The blog aims to provide access to news, commentary, and insights from leaders in the health care community.