Grace D. Mack - Business and Healthcare Law Attorney

Grace D. Mack
Phone: 732-855-6025
Fax: 732-726-4748
Bar Admission:

New Jersey, 1984
New York, 1985

 
Education:

LL.M in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1987
J.D., Rutgers University School of Law - Newark, 1984
B.A., Rutgers-Newark College of Arts & Science with High Honors, 1981, Phi Beta Kappa

Biographical Information:

Grace D. Mack is a shareholder with Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A. and practices with the Healthcare Team and the Business Law Team. As a member of the Healthcare Team, Ms. Mack represents and provides healthcare-related advice to physicians, professional practices, ambulatory surgery centers, laboratories and other health care providers and businesses.

In the business law area, Ms. Mack focuses on general corporate law and corporate counseling. She has significant experience in stock and asset acquisitions and sales. In addition, she has experience in drafting, negotiation and providing legal consultation and document review to business entities of all sizes.

Ms. Mack lectures on behalf of the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education and has published articles in many periodicals, including the New Jersey Law Journal.  She moderated and spoke on Telemedicine at the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education Seminar: Representing Physicians Update 2015. Ms. Mack also authored Chapter 13 in the American Health Lawyers Association ACO Handbook on How State Law Issues May Affect ACOs.

Ms. Mack is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Health and Hospital Law Section and the American Health Lawyers’Association (“AHLA”).

Ms. Mack was a Member of the Board of Directors, Pathways to Independence, Inc. (Formerly West Hudson Council for the Handicapped) in Kearny, N.J. from 1992-2000.

She also served on the New Jersey Supreme Court District XII Attorney Ethics Committee, Member (2000-2001),Vice-Chair (2002- 2003) and Chair (2003-2004).

Ms. Mack was selected for inclusion in the 2017 Chambers USA directory, as well as in New Jersey Super Lawyers® in Health Law in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Chambers is published by Chambers and Partners. Super Lawyers is published by Thomson Reuters.  A description of their selection process can be found in the respective link above. The aforementioned organization is a private peer review organization, not a court specific public certification vehicle.  No aspect of this advertisement has been submitted to or approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Memberships:

  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association’s Health and Hospital Law Section

Speaking Engagements:

  • Pediatric Super-Group Conference, May 27, 2016, "Answering Questions About Telemedicine"
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Navigating Corporate Practice of Medicine Laws in a Value-Based Payment Environment, April 6, 2016, "ACOs and Interaction with State Law, Waivers, and Regulations"
  • New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, April 6, 2016, "Health Law Fundamentals for Every Attorney – Health Law Fundamentals for Every Lawyer: Legal Ethics and Health Law"
  • New Jersey Medical Group Management Association, November 6, 2015, "Answering Questions About Telemedicine in New Jersey"
  • New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2015, "Representing Physicians Update"

Publications:

  • "CMS Finally Publishes the Final Rule on Returning Medicare Overpayments," Wilentz Health Law Check Up - June 2016
  • "NJ Project Medicine Drop," Wilentz Health Law Check Up - June 2016
  • "Introducing Stark Phase V," Wilentz Health Law Check Up - June 2016
  • "OIG Issues Alert on Physician Compensation and Medical Director Arrangements," Wilentz Health Law Check Up - June 2016
  • "New Jersey One Room Surgical Practice Update," Wilentz Health Law Alert - March 2016
  • "5 New Laws Affecting New Jersey Physicians," Wilentz Health Law Alert - January 2016
  • "SURPRISE!!! The NJ Out-of-Network Consumer Protection, Transparency, Cost Containment, and Accountability Act Goes Forward and Stalls," Wilentz Health Law Check Up - January 2016
  • "10 Steps to Take Before Terminating a Physician-Patient Relationship," Wilentz Website, September 22, 2014
  • "Here Comes the Sunshine Act," Wilentz Website, August 19, 2014
  • "New Jersey Board of Dentistry Extends Deliberation on the Corporate Practice of Dentistry Rules Until November 3, 2014," Wilentz Website, August 19, 2014
  • "OIG Issues “Special Fraud Alert” on Lab Payments for Specimen Processing and Data Registry," Wilentz Website, August 19, 2014
  • Chapter 3, "Telemedicine," American Health Lawyers Association - Representing Physicians Handbook, 4th Edition, 2016
  • Chapter 13, "How State Law Issues May Affect ACOs," American Health Lawyers Association<em > - The ACO Handbook: A Guide to Accountable Care Organizations

Area of Emphasis:
Business Law
Healthcare Law