Todd Mizeski

Todd Mizeski, Esq., is a Partner in Frier Levitt’s Life Sciences, Litigation Department. Todd joined Frier Levitt in April 2007 and has a broad range of civil litigation experience. He represents healthcare professionals in all aspects of litigation and counseling. Todd regularly represents pharmacies, wholesalers/distributors, 340(b) covered entities and contract pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, plan sponsors, physicians, medical groups, hospitals, surgery centers and other healthcare providers and stakeholders in the Life Sciences industry in connection with commercial disputes. In particular, Todd has developed a comprehensive knowledge of federal and state laws, rules, regulations and guidelines pertaining to the practice of pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry, as well as a thorough understanding of the contractual relationships between pharmacies and third-party payors, including Pharmacy Benefits Managers (PBMs). He represents hundreds of specialty, compound and retail pharmacies across the United States in connection with class action and individual litigation/arbitration of disputes involving PBM audits, network access, drug reimbursement and DIR fees, and network terminations. Todd lectures and counsels pharmacies regarding pharmacy best practices, preparing and defending PBM audits and appeals, and litigating PBM audit abuse practices. Todd routinely advises clients on strategies to maximize reimbursement, minimize adverse audit results, obtain network access, and avoid network termination.

Education

  • Seton Hall University, School of Law
  • Trenton State College (n/k/a The College of New Jersey)
  • Judicial Clerkship: Honorable Thomas P. Olivieri, P.J.Ch. – 2001/2002

Admissions

  • State of New Jersey
  • State of New York
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts, District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States