ROBERT A. AGRESTA

Robert Anthony Agresta is a lawyer, investor and inventor. He is the founder and president of Agresta Acquisitions, a private investment company and The Agresta Firm, a New York-based law firm.

 
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Healthcare Lawyer

Robert’s practice is focused on the representation of Businesses, Executives and Boards of Directors in the Banking and Healthcare industries. He has experience advocating for and counseling Hospitals, Surgery Centers, Clinics, Insurance Companies and Banks.

Robert's representation of healthcare providers has included:

  • Healthcare Reimbursement Disputes on behalf of Hospitals, Surgery Centers, Clinics and Individual Providers

  • Defamation and Insurer Fraud Disputes

  • Defense of Insurance and Medicare Recoupments

  • Change of Ownership and Certificate of Need Applications

  • Healthcare Operations and Real Estate Financing

  • Special Counsel to the Board of Directors

Investor

Robert Agresta is the founder and managing partner of Agresta Acquisitions.  Agresta Acquisitions has developed strategic international investment positions in consumer retail and lifestyle brands and real estate.

 

Vitae

Robert is a licensed attorney in New York, New Jersey and Washington, DC. He holds an MBA (EMBL-HSG) from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland, a Juris Doctor (JD) from New York Law School and a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Business Administration at Fordham University.

Robert is a dual-citizen of Italy and the United States and speaks English, Spanish, Italian and German.

Elected at 25 as one of the youngest public officials in the State of New Jersey, Robert also served as a publicly elected Councilman and Council President in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. In 2010, Robert served as Chairman of the finance committee and was responsible for the first municipal property tax decrease in Englewood Cliffs in over 30 years.

Robert is a named Inventor on two published United States patent applications and is a licensed Pilot by the Federal Aviation Administration. He is presently pursuing his interests in glider flight and is an avid skier. In 2012 Robert also successfully hiked the 800 kilometer Camino de Santiago across northern Spain entirely on foot.

 

Admissions

Bar of the State of New Jersey
2009 to present

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
2010 to present

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
 

Bar of the State of New York
2010 to present

District of Columbia Bar
2010 to present

 

Education

MBA (EMBL-HSG)
Universität Skt. Gallen (CH)
2016

Juris Doctor
New York Law School
2009

Bachelor of Science
Fordham University
2005

 

Publications, Cases and Patents

International Tax Planning as a Business Driver
5 Penn. St. J.L. & Int'l Aff. 538
(2017).

MHA, LLC v. HealthFirst, 629 Fed. Appx. 409 (2015).

MHA, LLC v. UnitedHealth, 2014 WL 223176 (2014).

MHA, LLC v. Siemens, 2017 WL 1352215 (2017).

 

 

 

System Method and Device for Remotely Providing, Accessing and Using Personal Entertainment Media

Agresta, R et al. (2002). U.S. Patent Publication No. 20020091848. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Continuation-in-Part

Agresta, R et al. (2006). U.S. Patent Publication No. 20060031551. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


 

 

 

 
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Office

24 Grand Avenue
Englewood, NJ 07631

By Appointment Only

(201) 399-6888 (Tel.)