William J. Roberts has been named a partner
of Shipman & Goodwin LLP.
William Roberts is a member of the firm’s Health Law practice and is the Chair of the firm’s Privacy
and Data Protection Team, where he focuses his practice on health care
corporate, regulatory and data privacy matters. He advises clients on compliance with
fraud and abuse laws, the Stark law, reimbursement, EMTALA, licensure and the False
Claims Act. Mr. Roberts also serves as outside
privacy counsel to health care providers, technology firms and several Fortune
100 health insurers; in addition, he handles data breaches for both health care
and non-health care clients and regularly assists with establishing compliance
programs for early detection of privacy concerns as well as conducting
investigations and providing notifications when a breach has occurred.
Mr. Roberts is a frequent speaker and author on health care privacy
issues, both nationally and internationally, and is regularly called upon by the media to comment on health care
legal matters. He has been listed as a Connecticut
Super Lawyer Rising Star® in Health Care from 2011 to 2016 and was named a New
Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune in 2013.
Goodwin LLP is a full-service law firm with
more than 175 attorneys in offices throughout Connecticut, New York and in
Washington, DC, and serves the needs of local, regional, national and
international clients. For
more information, please visit www.shipmangoodwin.com.