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Kimber L. Latsha

Kimber L. Latsha

Managing Partner
Location:
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Phone:
717-620-2424
Fax:
717-620-2444
Email:

Mr. Latsha is an attorney who has extensive experience in representing post-acute, assisted living, and continuing care providers.  He is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, and is a past Vice Chair of AHLA’s Long Tern Care–Senior Housing, In-Home Care, and Rehabilitation (LTC-SIR) Practice Group.  He currently serves on the AHLA Planning Committee for its annual LTC & The Law Conference.  He has served  as a course planner for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute for seminars on Long Term Care Law.  He is a long standing member of the LeadingAge Legal Committee and recently served as its Chair.  He has lectured and written on numerous topics affecting post-acute, assisted living and continuing-care providers.   Mr. Latsha currently serves as LeadingAge PA’s General Counsel.  He is a distinguished graduate of the Virginia Military Institute and a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.  Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Latsha served as a prosecutor and as a Special Assistant United States Attorney while on active duty with the Judge Advocate General’s Corps, United States Army (1981-1984).  He was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal at the conclusion of his active service.  Following his three-year tour of active duty, Mr. Latsha served for five years in the United States Army Reserve.  He has been awarded the AV® preeminent rating through the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating process attesting to the highest level of legal ability and ethics, and He also was selected by his peers as one of the Best Lawyers in Central Pennsylvania.

Areas of Practice

  • Health Care Law
  • Transactions, including non-profit affiliations and corporate restructuring
  • Regulatory compliance and administrative appeals
  • Real estate and Sales & Use Tax Exemption appeals
  • Federal Tax Exemption for charitable LTC providers

Litigation Percentage

  • 25% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D.
  • Virginia Military Institute
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With Distinction

Representative Clients

  • LeadingAge PA
  • HCR ManorCare
  • Lutheran Social Services of South Central PA
  • Sunrise Senior Living, Inc.
  • Phoebe-Devitt Homes
  • Messiah Lifeways
  • Albright Care Services
  • Brookdale Senior Living, Inc.
  • Presby’s Inspired Life
  • Extendicare Health Services, Inc.

Classes/Seminars

  • Legal Issues Roundtable, PEAK/LeadingAge, 2012 - Present
  • Appeals from Adverse Licensing Actions and/or Fines, PHCA/CALM, 2012 - Present
  • Financial Issues for Senior Services Providers, LeadingAge PA
  • Never Events” in Long Term Care – Implications for MA Reimbursement, LeadingAge/IAHSA Global Aging Conference
  • The Legal Implications of Resident Choice, LeadingAge & PHCA/CALM
  • Home and Community Based Services: an Expansion of the Continuum, PACAH Spring Conference
  • PA’s New Assisted Living Final Regulations, PA Bar Institute

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent, 2008 - 2012
  • Central PA Best Lawyers, 2009 - 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA), Former Vice Chair of LTC-SIR Practice Group, 1999 - 2005
  • LeadingAge, Member and Former Chair of the Legal Committee
  • AHLA – Title: Member of LTC and The Law Planning Committee
  • PBA Health Law Committee
  • AHCA
  • PACAH
  • LifeSpan Network
  • LeadingAge PA
  • OHCA
  • LeadingAge NJ
  • ALFA

What's New

Blog

  • Sep 26 - A Reminder about Permissible Election Year Activities for Section 501(c)(3) OrganizationsAs Election Day approaches, many Section 501(c)(3) organizations may need a reminder about their permissible activities during an election season. Section 501(c)(3) organizations are prohibited from directly or indirectly participating in, or intervening in, any political campaign on behalf of,...

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  • Aug 16 - CMS Instructs Nursing Facilities To Protect Residents From Unauthorized Photographs and Video RecordingsOn August 5, 2016, CMS released Survey-and-Cert-Letter-16-33.pdf. In that letter, CMS noted that unauthorized photographs or video recordings of residents could result in violations of resident privacy, and could, in certain circumstances, be construed as abuse. In addition to these...

    and-Cert-Letter-16-33.pdf. In that letter, CMS noted that unauthorized photographs or video recordings of residents could result in violations of resident privacy, and could, in certain circumstances, be construed as abuse. In addition to these...Read More

  • Aug 05 - Jenkins Law Library- CLE, "Introduction to Charter School Law"-Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 5:30pm.Latsha Davis & McKenna, P.C. is pleased to announce that on August 10, 2016, Shareholder Nicole D. Snyder, Esquire will be presenting a CLE at the Jenkins Law Library in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The title of the CLE is "Introduction to...

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  • Jul 12 - Alabama MEGA Conference 2016Latsha Davis & McKenna is pleased to announce that Nicole D. Snyder and Kevin M. McKenna has been invited to present at the 2016 MEGA Conference being held from July 12, 2016 to July 15, 2016 in Mobile, AL. Their...

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  • May 25 - Personnel FilesMany of our clients ask whether a former employee has the right to review their personnel file. That question was recently addressed by the Commonwealth Court in Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc. v. Department of Labor and Industry, 131 A.3d...

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Pennsylvania

Exton Office
350 Eagleview Boulevard, Suite 100
Exton, PA 19341
Phone: 610-524-8454
Fax: 610-524-9383
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Mechanicsburg Office
1700 Bent Creek Boulevard,
Suite 140

Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Phone: 717-620-2424
Fax: 717-620-2444
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New Jersey

Mount Laurel Office
3000 Atrium Way, Suite 251
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Phone: 856-231-5351
Fax: 856-231-5341
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In Maryland call:
Phone: 410-727-2810