Ilenna J Stein

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Ilenna J. Stein is an associate in Holland & Knight's Boston office, and she is a member of the firm's Healthcare & Life Sciences Team. Ms. Stein advises clients in various sectors of the healthcare industry on healthcare regulatory matters, fraud, abuse and compliance matters, and corporate transactional matters.

In particular, she counsels pharmaceutical manufacturers, medical device manufacturers, pharmacies (retail, specialty, long-term care, mail order and compounding), pharmacy benefits managers, dialysis companies, home health agencies, private duty companies, healthcare technology companies, insurers, and wholesale drug distributors. Specifically, Ms. Stein provides guidance on matters concerning the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the federal Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS), Medicare, Medicaid and other federal and state healthcare laws.

Ms. Stein advises clients in a variety of corporate and contractual transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, licensing matters and structuring transactions. She also has experience handling and responding to Medicare and state Medicaid payment audits, as well as HIPAA investigations by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR). In addition, Ms. Stein provides healthcare regulatory advice to educational clients, such as colleges and independent schools, on matters concerning healthcare.

Ms. Stein is the co-chair of the Diversity Committee at Holland & Knight's Boston office.

Honors & Awards

  • Suffolk University Law School Health & Biomedical Law Concentration Certificate Awarded with Distinction
  • Editor-In-Chief of the Journal of Health & Biomedical Law
  • Tufts University Highest Thesis Honors
  • Suffolk University Law School Jurisprudence Awards in Evidence and Professional Responsibility
  • Suffolk University Law School First Year Best Brief & Distinguished Oral Advocate Awards


  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association, Health Law Section
  • Boston Bar Association