Sheila M. Mints

Shareholder
Chair, Health Care and Dental Law Department


Ms. Mints specializes in healthcare transactional matters, including shareholder and employment agreements, purchases and sales of medical practices, including ACO and IPO transactions, and practice mergers. Ms. Mints acts as general counsel to many large practices and ambulatory care facilities, assisting with transactional, tax, human resources mattes and negotiation with payors and vendors. Ms. Mints also handles governmental and commercial payor investigations and audits into health care billing and coding practices. An experienced tax lawyer, Ms. Mints represents her clients before the Internal Revenue Service, the federal Tax Court and state taxation departments in a variety of tax matters.

Representative Matters

  • Represents healthcare provider clients and healthcare business in practice mergers, purchases, sales, joint ventures, co-management of line of business with hospitals, as well as employment relationships with practices and hospitals
  • Represents clients in creation and management of IPAs and ACOs
  • Negotiates transactions with third party payors and electronic medical record providers
  • Represents healthcare providers and medical practices in government and commercial payor investigations and audits
  • Represents healthcare providers in licensing board issues
  • Represents clients in resolution of tax controversies with Internal Revenue Service and New Jersey State Department of the Treasury
  • Advises clients on asset protection and estate planning

Professional Affiliations

  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association
  • New Jersey Medical Group Management Association

Classes/Seminars

  • “Physician Supervision of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners,” New Jersey Medical Group Management Association 2017 Practice Management Conference, June 2017
  • “Value-Based Billing: the Impact of MACRA on Health Care Providers,” Centrastate Physician Health Organization, November 2016
  • “Legal Issues in Medical Practice Management,” American College of Osteopathic Internists Annual Convention, October 2016
  • “Physician Supervision of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners,” Centrastate Health Partners, September 2016
  • “Physician Supervision of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners,” New Jersey Medical Group Management Association, August 2016
  • “Medicare Reimbursement for End of Life Counseling:  How Does it Work?,” Asian Indian Professionals, Inc., May 2016