Stuart J. Oberman

Founder and President

 

Biography:

Stuart J. Oberman is the founder and President of Oberman Law Firm. Mr. Oberman graduated from Urbana University and received his law degree from John Marshall Law School. Mr. Oberman has been practicing law for over 28 years, and before going into private practice, Mr. Oberman was in-house counsel for a Fortune 500 Company.

Mr. Oberman is highly regarded on a national basis in the area of healthcare law, which includes DSO formation, corporate business structures, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, advertising regulations, HIPAA, Compliance, and employment law regulations that affect healthcare practices. In addition, Mr. Oberman’s expertise in the healthcare industry includes representing and advising clients regarding administrative/regulatory compliance matters that involve licensure applications, disciplinary investigations, Board complaints, credentialing and peer review, Medicare/Medicaid fraud and recoupment investigations, as well as State and Federal regulatory compliance investigations involving healthcare fraud and abuse law (Anti-Kickback Statute and the State Law), and risk management.

In the area of complex regulatory healthcare matters, Mr. Oberman represents clients on a national basis regarding practice areas that involve telehealth and telemedicine, including compliance of corporate structures, corporate practice of medicine, third-party reimbursement, contract negotiations, technology, healthcare fraud and abuse law (Anti-Kickback Statute and the State Law), professional liability risk management, federal and state regulations.

In the area of technology, Mr. Oberman routinely advises clients regarding data security and privacy, technology licensing, intellectual property protection, copyright and trademarks, cyber security, internal risk assessment, licensing agreements, copyright and trademark‘s, end-user license agreements (EULA’s), master license agreements (MLA), SaaS models, and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DCMA), cloud computing agreements, joint development agreements, and custom software development agreements.

Mr. Oberman also represents clients in complex HR and employment law matters that include separation and severance agreements, workplace investigations, compensation audits, employment policy and practice review and audits, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VII), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), whistleblower claims under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) and the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).

In addition, Mr. Oberman has a nationwide practice that focuses on corporate governance, fiduciary duty, trade secrets, unfair competition, covenants not to compete, trademark and copyright infringement, fraud, and deceptive trade practices, and other business-related matters.

Mr. Oberman also represents clients throughout the United States in a wide range of corporate practice areas, including mergers & acquisitions, partnership agreements, commercial real estate, entity formation, employment law, commercial leasing, intellectual property, and HIPAA/OSHA compliance.

 

Mr. Oberman is a national lecturer and has published articles in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, Mr. Oberman had been the recipient of the Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award, which is based on client review ratings in the categories of communications ability, responsiveness, and quality of service. Less than 1% of the 900,000+ attorneys listed on martindale.com and lawyers.com have been accorded this honor of distinction. In 2022, Mr. Oberman received the Lawyers of Distinction Award.

Professional Affiliations: Member of the American Bar Association-Healthcare Section, American Healthcare Lawyers Association, State Bar of Georgia-Healthcare and Business Law Section, Georgia Court of Appeals, Georgia Supreme Court, Northern District of Georgia and Middle District of Georgia/United States District Court, and United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit.

Phone: 770-886-2400

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stuartobermanlaw

Lauren A. Mansour

Partner

 

Biography: Lauren A. Mansour, Esq.’s practice is devoted to the representation of health care providers in various corporate and regulatory compliance matters. Lauren handles transactional matters for her clients, representing healthcare providers in joint ventures, mergers, and acquisitions. Lauren regularly counsels her clients on a range of compliance and regulatory matters, including anti-kickback and stark issues, fraud and abuse laws, state corporate practice of medicine doctrines, and state licensure laws. Lauren’s expertise in the health care industry includes compliance of corporate structures, third-party reimbursement, contract negotiations, partnership agreements, commercial leasing, technology, health care fraud and abuse, professional liability risk management, federal and state regulations. Lauren has experience representing startups, seasoned professionals, and dental service organizations, and enjoys advising clients at every stage of practice ownership. A graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law, Lauren joined Oberman Law Firm in 2010 and is licensed to practice law in Georgia and South Carolina.

Practice Areas: Estate Planning, Commercial Real Estate, Corporate Law, Employment Law, Health Care Practice, Health Care Regulation, Telemedicine, Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions

Professional Affiliations: Member of the State Bar of Georgia, Georgia Health Law Section, State Bar of South Carolina, South Carolina Health Care Law Section.

Phone: 770-554-1400

Grace M. Tillman

Senior Corporate and Litigation Counsel

 

Biography: Grace M. Tillman is Senior Corporate Counsel with Oberman Law Firm. For nearly 25 years, Ms. Tillman has represented small to large corporate clients in a wide variety of practice areas such as commercial litigation, real estate, health care, mergers & acquisitions, governmental compliance, and employment law. Ms. Tillman provides guidance to clients regarding simple to complex labor and employment law matters, including the complexities of non-compete and non-solicitation agreements. In addition, Ms. Tillman also provides expert guidance on complex HR (Human Resources) issues, including specific employment matters involving the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA); the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA); and, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). In the area of health care, which continues to evolve at the speed of light, Ms. Tillman’s experience includes oversight of hospital regulations, HIPAA Compliance, fraud and abuse, Medicare and/or Medicaid regulations, Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, Telemedicine, state and federal insurance audits, and licensing board requirements. Ms. Tillman has extensive litigation experience in federal, state, and appellate courts, as well as before administrative boards. Ms. Tillman received her undergraduate degree in Business Management from Kennesaw State University, and Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Georgia School of Law. In addition, Ms. Tillman is licensed to practice law in Georgia and Tennessee.


Practice Areas: 
Corporate Law, Employment Law, Health Care Compliance, Telemedicine, Commercial Real Estate, Litigation, Corporate Transactions, and Mergers & Acquisitions.

Professional Affiliations: Member of the State Bar of Georgia, Georgia Court of Appeals, United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia, and United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit

Phone: 770-886-2400

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Justin Weaver

Partner

Biography:
Justin concentrates his practice on the legal needs of health care clients with a specific emphasis on the representation of veterinarians and dental professionals on a local, regional, and national basis, as well as corporate-owned enterprises in the veterinary and dental industries.  Justin has focused on these health care practice areas throughout his career and, in doing so, has developed an appreciation for the business and legal needs of both professions, as well as an understating of the industry-specific issues impacting their transactions.  His extensive experience includes hundreds of acquisitions and sales of veterinary hospitals and dental practices, structuring of complex partnerships and joint ventures, practice-startups, employment agreements, and other operational matters.  Those matters have ranged from single operatory practices to the sale of enterprises owning dozens of practice locations.  Justin also routinely represents veterinarians and dentists in connection with the sale of hospitals and dental practices to corporate consolidators.

 

Justin received his undergraduate degree from the Pennsylvania State University before earning a law degree from Temple University.  He is currently licensed to practice law in Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Vermont, and West Virginia.

Phone: 484-229-0322

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Tamara Feuer

Corporate Counsel


Biography:
Tamara A. Feuer, Esq. has extensive experience in corporate transactions, finance, and health care law. In addition, Ms. Feuer has experience regarding regulatory and compliance matters that involve banking and financial institutions, the Truth-In-Lending Act, Mortgage Fraud, Real Estate Settlement Procedure Act, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Financial Protection Act, TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosures (TRID), Bank Secrecy Act, Anti-Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Act, Unfair, Deceptive and Abusive Acts and Practices, Foreclosure Compliance, Debt Collection, FDIC Enforcement  Actions, Counterfeit Check Cashing, Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, Community Reinvestment Act, Equal Credit Opportunity Act, Fair Credit reporting Act, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Fair Lending Act, and Americans with Disabilities Act. Ms. Feuer also brings to the Firm vast experience in health care regulatory compliance, including False Claims Acts, OIG regulations, Stark and Anti-kickback, FDA requirements, and the implementation and preparation of Master Service Agreements.

Ms. Feuer earned her law degree from Syracuse University College of Law, and her Bachelor of Science Degree from Florida State University. In addition, Ms. Feuer is licensed to practice law in Georgia, Florida, and New Jersey

Professional Affiliations: Member of American Health Lawyers Association, American Bar Association, Georgia Bar Young Lawyers Division, Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division. Seton Hall Healthcare Compliance Certificate recipient.

Phone: 770-886-2400

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Danielle McBride

Partner

Biography:
Danielle L. Schlaufman McBride has been practicing law for over 21 years, and her primary focus is representing healthcare clients on a local, regional, and national basis. Ms. McBride regularly consults with clients regarding simple to complex healthcare transitions, including mergers and acquisitions, employment law, governmental compliance, tax strategies, practice valuations, DSO formation and structures, employee compensation, associate and partnership contracts, joint ventures, and partnership buy-in/buy-outs.


In addition, Ms. McBride brings a wealth of knowledge and experience preparing practice valuations for clients, as well as formulating simple to complex tax strategies, and entity formations.


Ms. McBride holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology/Criminology from The Ohio State University, a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law, and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from Case Western Reserve University.

Professional Affiliations: Member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. Ms. McBride is also a member of the ABA’s Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division, Health Law Section, Business Law Section, Taxation Section, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section.

Phone: 770-886-2400

Hortencia Torres

Hortencia Torres

Counsel

Biography:
Hortencia Torres provides strategic guidance in a wide range of complex domestic and international tax matters. Ms. Torres regularly counsels clients on U.S. tax and corporate matters related to business operations, mergers and acquisitions, and sales; U.S. tax issues in domestic and foreign private offerings; U.S. tax considerations related to investments in U.S. real estate; “inversion” structures; hybrid entity arrangements; business expansion into the United States from foreign jurisdictions; advantageous business structures for U.S. tax and estate planning purposes; and U.S. tax matters affecting U.S. taxpayers resident abroad, including compliance with U.S. tax requirements, issues under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), and the U.S. anti-deferral tax regimes such as the controlled foreign corporation (CFC) and passive foreign investment company (PFIC) rules. Ms. Torres’s clients include global corporations, business owners and investors, high-net-worth individuals, and executives of multinational corporations.

In addition to providing expert tax guidance on a global basis, Ms. Torres has also hosted her own radio show, has become a sought-after public speaker regarding complex cross-border tax matters, and has been featured on global televisions shows such as Univision and Telemundo Television (as an expert in taxes and economic matters).

Education: Georgetown University Law Center – Master of Laws (LLM) in Taxation, University of Virginia – Federal Taxation I & II Certificate, Santa Maria University School of Law – Doctor of Law (J.D.), National School of Fiscal Studies – Bachelor of Arts Degree – Public Finance

Practice Areas: Domestic tax compliance, U.S. cross-border tax and in-bound regulatory guidance, international tax, strategic tax guidance regarding cross-border investment in domestic industries and acquisitions of U.S. based assets

Phone: 770-886-2400

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Ron E. Dobelstein (Retired)

Counsel

 

Biography: Mr. Dobelstein is an experienced attorney, arbitrator, and mediator, who has dedicated his career to providing his clients with excellent personal attention, using the highest professional standards. Mr. Dobelstein attended Hofstra University on an academic scholarship while playing football and lacrosse. While at Hofstra, Mr. Dobelstein was enrolled in the ROTC program and graduated as a distinguished military graduate. After graduating from Hofstra, Mr. Dobelstein served as an officer in the U.S. Army at the Pentagon, and during this time period, Mr. Dobelstein earned a master’s degree at George Washington University. Mr. Dobelstein earned his law degree at the University of Miami School of Law and is licensed to practice law in Georgia and Florida. In addition, Mr. Dobelstein is also a State certified mediator and arbitrator and serves on the panel of the American Arbitration Association.

Practice Areas: Family law, divorce, child custody and visitation, child support, modification and contempt, property division, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, Wills, Estates and Trusts, commercial law, business transactions, personal injury, business, and construction law, criminal law, and civil litigation.

Professional Affiliations: American Bar Association, American Association for Justice, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law Section, North Fulton Bar Association – Board of Directors, Cobb County Bar Association, State Bar of Florida, Kendall-South Miami Bar Association, Past President, American Arbitration Association, Civil Arbitrator and Mediator, American Trial Lawyers Association Georgia Supreme Court of Georgia Georgia Court of Appeals Superior Court of Georgia State Court of Georgia Magistrate Court of Georgia U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia Florida Supreme Court of Florida Circuit Court of Florida U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of Florida U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit

Phone: 770-886-2400