Julie Veldman Harris Partner
Julie counsels businesses and organizations in relation to a variety of healthcare services and providers, including pharmacy, wholesale drug distribution, provider practices and physician practice management companies and arrangements. Julie also serves as business counsel for healthcare and general corporate entities, including for contract drafting and negotiation, mergers, acquisitions, asset and stock transactions and joint ventures.
Julie advises clients on healthcare regulatory matters at the state and national levels. This experience includes HIPAA, healthcare provider restrictive covenants, corporate practice of medicine, scope of practice for licensed healthcare providers, and pharmacy and wholesale drug distributor regulatory compliance.
Julie frequently presents to business and legal organizations across the country on various legal issues associated with the healthcare industry. She has served as a keynote speaker and panelist on topics including noncompete drafting, strategy and enforcement; strategies for effective employment agreement negotiations; healthcare fraud and abuse; HIPAA and general data privacy and security; and effective corporate governance. She also provides training for those in medical residency programs throughout central Ohio.
Julie was named to the Acritas Stars 2018, an honor designated by client nomination. She is an energetic people person at heart, and takes the time to get to know each client and understand their personal preferences for legal counsel, specific business imperatives, operational objectives and commercial goals. Julie is dedicated to being responsive and creative, and cares personally about what each client needs to succeed. Notably, Julie frequently serves as outside general counsel to healthcare organizations.
Professional and Community Involvement
Board member, Notre Dame Law Association
Member, American College of Healthcare Executives
Member, Ohio State Bar Association
Acritas Stars, 2018