Nathaniel Lacktman is a partner and health care lawyer with the law firm Foley & Lardner LLP. He is the chair of the firm's Telemedicine Industry Team and co-chair of the firm’s Digital Health Group. He advises health care providers and technology companies on business arrangements, compliance, and corporate matters, with particular attention to telehealth, digital health, and health innovation.
His approach to practicing law emphasizes strategic counseling, creative business modeling, and fresh approaches to realize clients' ambitious and innovative goals. He serves on the Executive Committee of the American Telemedicine Association's Business & Finance Group, heads the Telemedicine and eHealth Affinity Group of the American Health Lawyers Association, and serves as Chief Legal Counsel to the Telehealth Association of Florida.
Mr. Lacktman speaks and writes frequently on issues at the forefront of telehealth, and has helped author telemedicine policy letters and position statements with such organizations as the American Telemedicine Association and the American Heart Association. He has provided comments, draft legislation, and policy input on telehealth to state lawmakers, the Drug Enforcement Agency, the Congressional Research Service, state Medicaid Agencies, and state boards of medicine.
He has appeared in publications such as Modern Healthcare, Forbes, Fox News, Bloomberg, Reuters, Associated Press, Inside Counsel, Buzzfeed, Politico, and Information Week among others. His work has been recognized in Chambers USA: America's Leading Business Lawyers, which notes, "Clients are effusive in their praise, with one saying, 'I would describe Nate as the regulatory guidance expert.'"
Follow his telehealth law feed on Twitter @Lacktman.