Thomas (T.J.) Ferrante Jr.
T.J. Ferrante focuses his practice on a wide range of transactional and related regulatory issues for health industry clients, including for-profit and not-for-profit hospitals and health systems, multi-specialty physician practice groups, and long-term care providers.
Mr. Ferrante has experience with a variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic affiliations, obtaining and maintaining tax-exemption, employment contracts and leases, and other transactional matters.
He also advises health care clients in all aspects of federal and state regulatory matters, including anti-kickback, self referral laws, state licensure, fee splitting, certificate of need, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement and compliance, and federal laws related to clinical trials. Mr. Ferrante has represented clients investigated by various federal and state agencies, including the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, and the Florida Board of Medicine.
Mr. Ferrante also handles federal and state tax matters with respect to individual, corporate, tax exempt organization, and pass-through entities.
- The Florida Bar
- The Massachusetts Bar
- Hillsborough County Bar Association, Health Law Section
- American Bar Association
- American Health Lawyers Association
- U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Washington, D.C.
- Carlton Fields, P.A., Tampa, FL
Summer Associate (2009 and 2010)