Hassan’s practice focuses on advising a broad range of clients—including health plans, pharmacy benefit managers, rebate aggregators, providers, and private equity firms—in contract negotiations, complex industry transactions, and compliance and regulatory matters. He regularly counsels plans, PBMs, rebate aggregators, and providers on regulatory, operational and contracting matters; and often advises clients on compliance with the anti-kickback statute and corporate practice of medicine prohibitions.
Hassan leverages his prior experience representing private equity firms in various acquisitions, restructurings, and growth equity transactions to provide reasoned and pragmatic solutions to a wide range of client needs.
Prior to joining Mintz, Hassan was an associate with a large, international law firm in New York City, and then later, with a boutique law firm in Los Angeles.
Hassan received his J.D. from Duke Law School, where he was an editor of the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy. He received his B.S.Ed and MPH from Baylor University, with a concentration in health education.
PBM Regulatory Roundup (Fall 2022): State Medicaid Enforcement Efforts Continue As Legislative Activity Slows Down
November 14, 2022 | Blog | By Bridgette Keller, Hassan Shaikh
October 3, 2022 | Article | By Theresa Carnegie, Tara E. Dwyer, Xavier Hardy, Stephnie John, Bridgette Keller, Lauren Moldawer, Pat Ouellette, Hassan Shaikh
August 2, 2022 | Blog | By Bridgette Keller, Hassan Shaikh, Derek Flynn, Shaina Sikka
June 30, 2022 | Blog | By Bridgette Keller, Hassan Shaikh, Sergey Smirnov, Jewel Duberry-Douglas
At the same time, government watchdogs are also taking action: on June 7, 2022, the FTC announced that it would launch an inquiry into vertically integrated PBMs, and the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) for the Department of Health and Human Services expects to release a report in 2022 following completion of its analysis of Medicaid Managed Care Organization (MCO) PBM pricing.
April 7, 2022 | Podcast | By Stephnie John, Bridgette Keller, Hassan Shaikh
March 29, 2022 | Blog | By Hassan Shaikh, Bridgette Keller
January 24, 2022 | Blog | By Hassan Shaikh
January 12, 2022 | Podcast | By Bridgette Keller
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- Member, American Health Law Association
- Member, Health Care Compliance Association