Christopher J. Maniscalco

Christopher Maniscalco, Esq. is an Associate in Frier Levitt’s Healthcare & Life Sciences Departments with a particular emphasis on regulatory and transactional law. His practice focuses on counseling pharmacies, diagnostic laboratories, practitioners, manufacturers, and healthcare technology and management companies on regulatory matters related to digital and telehealth, data privacy and security, as well as fraud, waste and abuse compliance.

Chris advises clients on the Anti-Kickback Statute, Federal Stark Law, Healthcare Fraud Statute, and applicable state analogues, including issues related to professional fee splitting. Additionally, Chris provides counsel to health care, and life sciences clients on privacy and data security issues, including HIPAA Privacy Rule and Security Standards & HITECH, FTC data privacy for personal health records not protected by HIPAA.

Prior to joining Frier Levitt, Chris excelled within the biopharmaceutical industry as a Senior Project Manager, leveraging his technical knowledge to develop strategic accounts, while coordinating operational laboratory services.

Chris earned his J.D. from Rutgers Law School where he was an active member of the Rutgers Law School Intellectual Property Law Clinic servicing clients on Trademark, Copyright, & Patent applications, opinion letters, and USPTO responses.  He has a financial foundation and background, graduating from Rutgers business school with a Masters of Financial Analysis and has earned his undergraduate degree in Biology from Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences.


  • Rutgers Law School, Juris Doctor
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Masters of Financial Analysis
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Bachelors of Biological Sciences


  • State of New Jersey