With nearly 3 decades of exclusive experience in the dynamic field of healthcare law, Ms. Nan Gallagher and Ms. Gina Campanella understand the unique needs and concerns of the healthcare industry.

Gallagher Campanella LLC provides comprehensive care to a wide range of healthcare clients in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.


William G. Melchior, Director of Business Relations
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Kathleen Adams

Gallagher Campanella LLC has complemented its battery of advisory services with MD Practice Partner Healthcare Consultants as its Healthcare Operations Advisors.  Kathleen Adams is Founder and CEO of MD Practice Partner, a national healthcare consulting firm. Her team is recognized for their approach to delivering a wide spectrum of services in an ever-changing healthcare market.  MD Practice Partner prides itself on its unique method of tailoring its services to the specific needs of each client. With prolific experience across numerous specialties, the firm has been successfully launching, strengthening and growing practices since 2004.

Contact: Kathleen Adams

Todd Gieger

Todd, who has formed a strategic alliance with the Firm to handle all of our medical collections matters, is in his 28th year in the collection business. And as a licensed and bonded Private Investigator through The NJ State Police, Mr. Gieger brings an enhanced dynamic to locating debtors and finding assets to pay debts. From “kept checks”, to coinsurances and copayments, to billed balances, if your patients owe your practice money, he provides exceptional services with proven results to collect.

Bar Admissions: New Jersey
Contact: Todd Geiger

Nikitas Moustakas

Nikitas’ practice focuses on corporate and business counseling, healthcare, hospital, practice group and physicians representation, trademark application, outside general counsel, information technology and other transactional business representation. Nick provides exceptional complex transactional business services for corporate and business clients of all sizes.

Bar Admissions: New Jersey
Contact: Nikitas Moustakas

Douglas M. Nelson

Doug’s practice includes corporate and business counseling, transactional healthcare, trademark application, outside general counsel, information technology, and other transactional business representation, for clients ranging from individuals and start ups to hospital systems and publicly traded institutions. Mr. Nelson also litigates estate, trust, fiduciary, and guardianship matters, including will challenges and contested guardianships before New Jersey and Pennsylvania probate and orphans’ courts.

Bar Admissions: New Jersey, Pennsylvania
Contact: Douglas M. Nelson

Neel Shah

Neel’s practice is focused on helping individuals involved in health care, their families & their practices/businesses to protect their wealth and their legacy for themselves, as well as current and future generations. He uses his skill set to foresee, analyze and implement practice-succession/business-succession techniques for his corporate and individual clients as they initiate different stages of their lives.

Bar Admissions: New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and District of Columbia
Contact: Neel Shah

Karen S. Wachs

Karen practices as both a healthcare and commercial litigator and a transactional attorney. Her practice focus ranges from healthcare and ERISA representing medical practitioners, commercial litigation, real estate and business matters and condominium law. She is also very familiar with FDCPA and state consumer fraud issues. Business representation includes company formations, and the preparing of related documents including corporate by-laws, operating agreements and buy-sell agreements. Her commercial real estate experience includes purchase and sale of properties as well as lease preparation, review and negotiation

Bar Admissions: New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and District of Columbia
Contact: Karen S. Wachs


In The News

Gina Campanella Invited to Serve as a Member of the Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences MHA Advisory Board Council

Gina Campanella, a founding partner of Gallagher Campanella LLC, has been invited to serve as a member of the Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences MHA Advisory Board Council. According to the Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences website, the Master of Healthcare Administration is, “Offered both online and…

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Nan Gallagher Invited To Speak at Envision 2018

Founding Partner, Nan Gallagher has been invited to speak at Envision 2018, the New York State Ophthalmological Society’s Annual Meeting on Friday, September 21st.  Ms. Gallagher will be presenting “Hiring and Firing: A Risk Business” as well as “Social Media and the Medical Practice”.  To learn more and register, click here. For the better part…

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Special Alert – New Jersey Pharmaceutical Bill’s Impending Updates

By Gina L. Campanella, Esq., FACHE Due in no small part to the tireless efforts of our New Jersey state medical society lobbyists, several modifications to the Limitations on and Obligations Associated with Prescriber Acceptance of Compensation from Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (the “Pharma Regs”) have been published in the August 6, 2018 New Jersey Register.  The…

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