Erica Youngerman

Erica S. Youngerman


Erica S. Youngerman


  • Overview


    Erica Youngerman is a member of the firm's Health Law Group. She focuses her practice in the areas of health law and health care business transactions. Ms. Youngerman regularly advises a wide array of health care entities, including hospitals, health systems, hospice and home care companies, and physician groups, as well as individual health care professionals, on transactional, regulatory, and general corporate matters. 


    Ms. Youngerman counsels clients on corporate transactions, including contracting and the purchase and sale of health care entities and their assets.


    Ms. Youngerman performs regulatory analysis and advises clients on proposed and existing corporate structures, relationships, and agreements to assess their compliance with state and federal laws and regulations, including the Stark law, the anti-kickback statute, and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

    Ms. Youngerman served as an intern with the Honorable Jeffrey S. Brown and the Honorable James P. McCormack, justices of the  Nassau County Supreme Court. She also completed an internship with the Nassau County District Attorney's Office.

    Ms. Youngerman is a contributor to Robinson+Cole’s health law blog, Health Law Diagnosis.

  • Experience
    • Experience


    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      American Bar Association

      New Jersey State Bar Association

      New York State Bar Association
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      CALI Excellence Award for the Future in Real Estate Practice and Divorce Mediation

      Brooklyn Law School Public Service Award

      Brooklyn Law School Samuel Kirschenbaum Prize

      Brooklyn Law School Student Bar Association Prize 

    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
      Young Professionals Committee, NYC Chapter
    • Publications


      "The HIPAA Compliance Team," published in National Conference of CPA Practitioners (9/18/2014)

      "Protecting from HIPAA Exposure through Compliance," published in Urology Practice Management (5/31/2012)

      "Understanding Office of Inspector General Initiatives and How to Prepare Your Practice," published in Urology Practice Management (4/12/2012)

    • Presentations


      "Risk, Personal Exposure and Responsibility, and Reward for Today's Billing and Management Companies and Owners," at the Healthcare Billing & Management Association (4/7/2014)

      "Certified Healthcare Billing and Management Executive (CHBME) Module," at the Healthcare Billing & Management Association (4/17/2013)

      "Preparing for Deadlines...and Avoiding the Hefty Fines and Regulations Accompanying Non-Compliance," at the Long Island Medical Group Management Association (4/11/2013)

    • News

      R+C News Releases

      • July 29, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Bolsters Health Law Practice with Two New Lawyers

        • » more info
        • View article
      • June 21, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Welcomes Thirteen New Lawyers

        • » more info
        • View article