James D. Horwitz
James Horwitz joined FitzGerald Morris Baker Firth as an Of Counsel attorney in August 2016 to expand the firm’s practice into healthcare law. Mr. Horwitz has previously served as Vice President of Corporate Responsibility and General Counsel at Glens Falls Hospital, with extensive experience in compliance matters, contract review and negotiation, and Article 28 guardianships. Also during his tenure at Glens Falls hospital, Mr. Horwitz established comprehensive in-house legal services that provided legal assistance in areas as diverse as patient care, employment, medical staff, and corporate matters. He has been a frequent speaker for New York State Bar Association programs on matters of health law, and has also been a speaker at the Health Care Compliance Association national meetings.
Mr. Horwitz is admitted to practice in New York and Massachusetts.
Mr. Horwitz earned his Juris Doctor cum laude from the Western New England College of Law. He received his undergraduate degree from Union College, where he returned as an adjunct professor for six years.
Mr. Horwitz is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association.