Nawa is a corporate attorney who represents clients in a full range of corporate transactions and compliance matters. She focuses her practice on health care law and provides advice on a wide variety of state and federal laws and regulations including:
- The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
- Medicare and Medicaid fraud and abuse laws
- Stark Law
- Anti-kickback statute
- Medicare and Medicaid program requirements
- The Emergency Medical Treatment & Labor Act (EMTALA)
- Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act)
Nawa handles a range of health care matters including, advising start-ups, drafting and negotiating clinical trial agreements, managed care contracting, scope of licensure and governance issues, medical staff issues, telemedicine matters, providing health care compliance plans and training, handling corporate transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and affiliations. Nawa also has experience with preparing Emergency Use Authorizations to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) during public health emergencies, including during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Before Fox Rothschild
Prior to joining the team at Fox, Nawa was a health law associate at a national Am Law 200 firm in Connecticut.
She also worked as assistant regulatory counsel for a national association which represents and advocates for ambulatory surgery centers. Nawa also worked as a senior compliance associate for a Washington, D.C.-based health care consulting firm. In this role, Nawa gained significant experience developing and negotiating contracts while ensuring compliance with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Food and Drug Administration and Good Clinical Practices (GCP) guidelines and regulations.
While in law school, she worked as a law clerk in the Washington, D.C. office of a Mid-Atlantic law firm and as a legal staff assistant in the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Human Rights and Special Prosecutions.
Beyond Fox Rothschild
Nawa is passionate about improving life for children in Afghanistan. She serves on the board of the Ayenda Foundation, an organization that supports projects to enhance the education, development and safety of children in rural Afghanistan.