- May 25, 2016
Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C. welcomes new partners Nicholas A. Gowen and Joseph Hylak-Reinholtz.
Nicholas Gowen represents businesses and individuals in litigation with a focus on middle-market private equity firms and their portfolio companies in a range of matters. His experience includes disputes involving trade secrets, unfair competition, intellectual property, employment matters and other business litigation matters in courts and arbitration forums throughout the country. He earned his B.A. from University of Illinois at Chicago and his J.D. from University of Illinois College of Law. Nick is a partner in the Firm’s Litigation and Labor and Employment practice groups. He was previously a partner at Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP (formerly Schopf & Weiss LLP).
Joseph Hylak-Reinholtz advises healthcare entrepreneurs and providers on business formation, joint ventures, sales, and mergers and acquisitions. He also provides regulatory counsel concerning certificate of need (CON), licensure, HIPAA, and fraud and abuse laws. Joe’s experience includes more than a decade working within Illinois government focusing on healthcare, regulatory and complex budgetary issues. Prior to earning his law degree, Joe served as a senior policy advisor in the Office of the Director of the Illinois Department of Healthcare & Family Services and as a research/appropriations analyst in the Office of Michael Madigan, Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives. He earned his B.A. from University of Illinois and his J.D. from Northern Illinois University College of Law. Joe is a partner in the Firm’s Health Care and Corporate practice groups and he was previously a partner at Much Shelist.