Brandeis University, B.A. cum laude, 2010
Boston College Law School, J.D., 2014
The George Washington University Law School, LL.M. Health Care Law, 2015
- 2014, Massachusetts
- 2014, Maryland
- 2016, Washington, D.C.
Jeremy Sherer is an associate in the Business Department of Hooper, Lundy & Bookman’s Boston office. The broad focus of his practice integrates the transactional and regulatory components of health care law. He is also a member of the firm's Fraud & Abuse Practice Group.
Mr. Sherer has experience counseling clients on Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute and False Claims Act compliance, investigations and overpayment appeals, as well ACO issues and telemedicine. He also advises health care providers on Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement matters and prepares Professional Services Agreements, Affiliation Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreements and other transactional documents.
Mr. Sherer received his B.A. cum laude in Politics from Brandeis University in 2010. He received his J.D. from Boston College Law School in 2014, where he was the Managing Editor of the Boston College Law and Religion Program and a quarterfinalist in the National Religious Freedom Moot Court Competition. During law school, he held internships with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Region I Office of the General Counsel in Boston, the Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services, and the Office of the Maryland Attorney General. He received his LL.M. in Health Care Law from The George Washington University Law School in 2015, where he was a research assistant to Professor Sara Rosenbaum.
Mr. Sherer was previously an associate in the health care group of Dentons US LLP in Washington, D.C.
- CMS Appeal: Draft and file requests for redetermination and reconsideration on behalf of provider client in response to demand letters alleging CMS issued overpayments to provider.
- Regulatory Opinion: Draft opinion letter for hospital system explaining updates to provider-based reimbursement standards and reimbursement implications for a specific facility.
- Compliance Audit and Investigation: Perform thorough compliance audit and FCA investigation for large medical device manufacturer, conduct on-site interviews, draft portion of audit report.
- State Law Analysis: Perform 20 state-specific analyses on the permissibility of using electronic signatures on Professional Services Agreements and evaluate potential Stark Law implications.
- Telemedicine Counsel: Counsel one of the nation's largest hospital systems on state-level telemedicine developments including scope of practice, physician-patient relationship establishment, and midlevel practitioner reimbursement issues.
- State Risk Assessment: Evaluate risk of opening substance abuse treatment facilities in six states by analyzing SAMHSA standards, state corporate practice of medicine, licensure and fee-splitting issues.
- Washington, D.C. Bar Health Law Section (Co-Chair New Practitioners Committee, Member of the Steering Committee, 2017-18)
- Boston College Law School GOLD Alumni Council
- Brandeis University Alumni Lawyers Steering Committee
Honors & Awards
- Super Lawyers® "Rising Star," Health Care Law, Washington, D.C. 2017
- Fraud, Abuse, and the Value-Based Payment Regime: Is New Thinking Needed? American Bar Association Litigation Section, Summer 2016, Vol. 16 No. 4, September 13, 2016.
- DOJ Targets Individuals for Violations of False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Statute, Journal of Health Care Compliance, Vol. 18, No. 4, July - August 2016. (Co-author)
- Value Based Reimbursement: The Rock Thrown into the Healthcare Pond, Health Affairs Blog, July 8, 2016.
- IRS ACO Ruling Analysis for NAACOS Members, National Association of Accountable Care Organizations, June 10, 2016. (Co-author)
- The ACA 60-Day Overpayment Rule and Related Compliance Challenges, Journal of Health Care Compliance, Vol. 17, No. 6, November - December 2015.
- DOJ Issues Memorandum on Individual Accountability for Corporate Wrongdoing: Implications for the Health Care Industry, AHLA E-Alert, September 22, 2015.
- Navigating CMS' Tangled Web of Stark Law Interpretation, Law 360, July 22, 2015. (Co-author)