SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 10, 2014 – Adrienne Dresevic, founding shareholder of The Health Law Partners, was recently appointed to the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Governing Council of the Health Law Section. Founding Shareholder Carey Kalmowtiz made the announcement.
Appointed by the ABA Health Law Section Chair Kathleen Scully-Hayes, Dresevic will serve as a member-at-large through 2015. In this role, Dresevic joins a select group of appointed attorneys responsible for the growth, strategic development and general operations for the Health Law Section. The ABA’s Health Law Sections group consists of 9,600 members from across the United States. Additionally, Dresevic will continue to serve in multiple roles with the ABA, including Co-chair for the Publications Committee, Chair of the Stark & Anti-Kickback Toolkit Editorial Board, Liaison to The Health Law Editorial Board, Vice Chair for the Revenue Committee and Vice Chair for the Physicians Legal Issues Conference.
Dresevic, a founding shareholder of the The Health Law Partners, is an avid writer and speaker. She has published more than 60 articles on health care law and presents at national conferences throughout the year. Dresevic’s practice encompasses the full spectrum of health care law with a substantial portion of her practice dedicated to Stark & Anti-Kick Fraud and Abuse. She received her juris doctorate from Wayne State University Law School, finishing second in her class magna cum laude, and was a member of the Order of the Coif.
The Health Law Partners is a law firm dedicated to the practice of health care law. Established in 2009 by Adrienne Dresevic, Jessica Gustafson, Robert Iwrey, Carey Kalmowitz and Abby Pendleton, the firm has a national presence with offices in Detroit, New York, Atlanta and Cleveland. Clients include hospitals and health systems, physicians, imaging entities, ambulatory surgery centers, management and billing companies, DME suppliers, and hospice organizations, among others.
The firm has extensive knowledge and experience in Medicare and Medicaid appeals, Stark and Anti-Kickback compliance, health care regulatory matters, health care billing and reimbursement issues, health care transactional work, as well as licensing issues, staff privileging, and participation with third-party payors.