St. John’s University School of Law
CUNY Queens College
(B.A.,cum laude, 2005)
American Health Law Association
Alison Schimel is an Associate with Garfunkel Wild, P.C., which she joined in 2022. She is a member of the Health Care practice group, which advises clients on a host of general commercial and regulatory matters. Ms. Schimel’s practice will focus on counseling clients with respect to managed care contracting and health care delivery models.
Prior to joining Garfunkel Wild, Ms. Schimel worked as an Assistant Vice President at National Health Resources, where she oversaw and managed the physician consulting services division of the company, along with local IPA and PO. She has experience in the implementation of value-based contracts and worked closely with payers and practices in developing workflow processes to help physicians achieve the quality and financial goals set before them. Her work with smaller physician practices provided insight into the practical challenges that can arise as practices attempt to maintain compliance with new regulatory requirements. She was additionally responsible for day-to-day operations, financial decisions and billings, among others.
Ms. Schimel received her B.A. in 2005 from CUNY Queens College, and her J.D. from the St. John’s University School of Law in 2009.