Dennis J. Alessi
Partner

Dennis J. Alessi, a director of the firm, is our lead attorney for representing clients in the healthcare industry and chairman of our Health Care Law Practice Group.  Dennis has over two decades of experience representing various types of healthcare and related companies, as well as individual professionals, including management and billing service providers, third party administrators, industry trade associations, group purchasing organizations, surgical centers, medical groups, physicians and other healthcare professionals.

His specialties include structuring of healthcare businesses and transactions, advising clients on compliance with complex regulations, arbitrating contractual and other disputes between healthcare entities or individual providers, litigating health care related issues in federal and state courts, and representing companies, medical groups or individual professionals in various administrative procedures, and before various health care licensing boards.

Dennis also specializes in all aspects of employment law, with vast experience assisting healthcare companies, medical practices, individual professionals, and the general business community. His experience includes establishing personnel policies and procedures to insure compliance with all federal and state employment-related laws, and defending against employee law suits, such as sexual harassment and whistleblower claims.

Dennis received a B.A. degree from the College of William and Mary in 1971, a J.D. degree from New England School of Law in 1976, and an L.L.M. with honors from New York University School of Law in 1980.  He is admitted to practice before the bars of the states of New York, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia, and before the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the Southern and Easter Districts of New York and the District of Columbia, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits.

Deniss is a member of the New Jersey State and American Bar Associations (Health and Hospital Law and Employment Law Sections).

Areas of Practice
Health Care (Chair)
Employment Litigation Defense (Chair)
Labor and Employment Law (Chair)
Bar Admissions
New Jersey
New York
District of Columbia
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the District of Columbia
United States Court of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits
Education
New York University School of Law
LL.M – (with honors), 1980

New England School of Law
J.D., 1976

College of William and Mary
B.A., Political Science, 1971
Professional Association Memberships
New Jersey State Bar, Health and Hospital Law and Employment Law Sections
American Bar Association, Health and Hospital Section