(Pictured from left to right: Nan Gallagher, Rami Salim, and Blair Zwillman.)
The Nan Gallagher Law Group is proud to announce that Nan Gallagher has, once again, been selected to the 2021 New Jersey Super LawyersTM list in the field of Healthcare. Ms. Gallagher has been recognized as both a National and New Jersey Super LawyerTM for the 5th year in a row. Blair Zwillman, who co-chairs the Firm’s Criminal and White Collar Crime Divisions received this prestigious honor for another year in a row as as well. Rami Salim, who serves as Counsel to the Firm, has received his first nod as a New Jersey Super LawyerTM Rising Star. “I am so honored that our dedication to our craft has been recognized by our clients and our peers. Every day presents a new opportunity to do what we love and to do it well,” Ms. Gallagher said.
Super LawyersTM, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only 5% of attorneys in New Jersey receive this professional distinction. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
Nan Gallagher has devoted her career exclusively to the advocacy of healthcare professionals and entities. An accomplished healthcare and employment litigator and administrative attorney, she focuses her practice on licensing, regulatory and credentialing matters in New Jersey and New York, all facets of administrative professional discipline, litigation, Medical Staff and Society representation, General Counsel services, summary suspensions and fair hearings, hearing officer services, privileged QA peer review investigations, credentialing guidance, EMR and cybersecurity counseling, physician and practice contracts, leases, practice sales, estate planning for medical practices, physician burnout & impairment, disruptive behavior, online reputatation management, employment and labor counseling, out-of-network appeals, audits, billing and coding counseling, telemedicine, and mock agency inspections. She is proud to be a Certified HIPAA Administrator and OSHA Compliance Analyst.
Blair R. Zwillman co-chairs the Firm’s Criminal and White Collar Crime Divisions and has over 40 years of experience with the criminal justice system. After serving as a Law Clerk to Superior Court Judge Joseph M. Thuring in Hudson County, he became a Deputy Attorney General in the Division of Criminal Justice, a section of the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office, where he prosecuted cases. In 1979, Blair left state service and began the private practice of criminal law, with his primary goal to assist and defend those charged with crime. He works hand in hand with physicians to protect their rights in criminal and administrative actions.
Rami Salim serves as Counsel to the Firm and works side-by-side with Ms. Gallagher on a vast array of client matters ranging from State Board administrative actions, litigation, fee negotiations & arbitrations, mediations, fair hearings, Medical/Dental Staff services, Medical Society advocacy, audits & appeals, online reputational matters, employment services & disputes, credentialing actions, real estate transactions, landlord-tenant actions, practice sales, immigration, and matrimonial actions. Ms. Gallagher and Rami also work very closely to assist medical practices, surgicenters, and healthcare facilities go in-network with the major commercial carriers.