WASHINGTON DC, July 8, 2022: Law360 has selected Morgan Lewis associate Jacob Harper as a 2022 Rising Star for the Health Care category, one of five in the United States. The annual list recognizes lawyers under the age of 40 whose “legal accomplishments belie their age.”
Law360 specifically noted Jake’s representation of genetic testing company 23andMe in its purchase of Lemonaid Health Inc. in a $400 million cash-and-stock deal.
Jake advises stakeholders across the healthcare industry, including hospitals, health systems, large physician group practices, practice management companies, hospices, chain pharmacies, manufacturers, and private equity clients, on an array of healthcare regulatory, transactional, and litigation matters. His practice focuses on compliance, fraud and abuse, and reimbursement matters; self-disclosures to and negotiations with the US Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Inspector General and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services; as well as internal investigations, provider mergers and acquisitions, and appeals before the Provider Reimbursement Review Board, Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals, and the Medicare Appeals Council.
Jake, who serves as co-leader of the digital health team, advises hospitals, telehealth companies, and other industry stakeholders on the evolving regulatory, licensing, and reimbursement issues surrounding the practice of telemedicine.