Romana S. Syed, Esq., is an Associate in the Healthcare Department, focusing her practice in regulatory and transactional healthcare and pharmacy law. Romana provides counsel to various healthcare providers and pharmacies on regulatory matters including Anti-Kickback and Stark Laws, HIPAA and HITECH compliance, and develops compliance plans and policies and procedures for healthcare providers. She represents clients in a range of corporate matters, including business formation, licensing, employment matters and contract development and negotiations. Romana also provides counsel to pharmacies on a variety of regulatory matters, including the legality of marketing arrangements, as well as the use of marketing materials and preprinted prescription forms. She has extensive experience in representing clients with Medicare and Medicaid appeals, voluntary disclosures with the Office of the Inspector General, and in administrative matters before state Medical and Pharmacy Boards.
Romana earned her Juris Doctorate from the South Texas College of Law in Houston, Texas, with an emphasis on Business and Healthcare law. Prior to joining Frier Levitt, Romana served as the in-house corporate counsel for the captive physician group of a major hospital medical center in northern New Jersey.
Romana is fluent in Urdu and Hindi.
South Texas College of Law, Juris Doctor
Associate Editor – Texas Journal of Business Law
Secretary, Health Law Society
University of Houston, cum laude with participation in the Honor’s College
- State of New Jersey
- State of New York
- State of Texas
- New Jersey Bar Association
- New York Bar Association
- American Bar Association – Health Law Section