Robert L. Best

Robert L. Best

Member

Location: Concord, New Hampshire
Phone: 603-223-2812
Fax: 603-226-2404
Email: rbest@sulloway.com

Robert L. Best joined Sulloway & Hollis in 2015 as a Member. His practice focuses on healthcare and business clients, assisting with a wide variety of administrative & regulatory matters important to healthcare and business organizations. Prior to joining Sulloway & Hollis, Bob practiced healthcare, employment, civil, land use, and administrative law at a firm in Concord, New Hampshire. Bob serves as Chair of Sulloway’s Health Care Practice Group.

Bob served for six years as the Executive Director of the New Hampshire Nurses Association, assisting the Association with grass roots advocacy for nurses and patients. Prior to coming to New Hampshire, Bob’s background includes experience in administration for public, private, and academic healthcare settings, as well as biomedical research at Louisiana State University Medical Center, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Originally from Florida and Georgia, Bob and his wife Kate now live Merrimack, New Hampshire, with their four children.

Year Joined Firm

2015

Areas of Practice

Health Care

Bar Admissions

New Hampshire
Massachusetts
U.S. District Court District of New Hampshire

Education

Massachusetts School of Law, Andover, Massachusetts
J.D. magna cum laude

Tulane University
B.S.E.
Tulane University

M.H.A.

Published Works

  • Provider Alert: HIPAA Compliance and Another Costly Missing Laptop
  • Workers’ Compensation & Personal Injury: The "Early Offer" Option. Doug Dean, David Li, James J. Bianco, Jr., Thomas P. Colantiono, & Robert L. Best; New Hampshire Bar News, August 17, 2012
  • NH Association of School Principals Newsletter, Various articles; 2006 – 2015
  • NH Nurses Association, Nursing News, Various articles
  • The isometric length-force models of nine different skeletal muscles. Gareis H, Solomonow M, Baratta R, D’Ambrosia R. J Biomech. 1992 Aug; 25(8):903-16
    Impact tolerances of the rigidly fixated maxillofacial skeleton. Garza JR, Baratta RV, Odinet K, Metzinger S, Bailey D, Best R, Whitworth R, Trail ML.; Ann Plast Surg. 1993 Mar;30(3):212-6
  • Isotonic length/force models of nine different skeletal muscles. Baratta RV, Solomonow M, Best R, D’Ambrosia R.; Med Biol Eng Comput. 1995 Jul;33(4):537-44
  • Architecture-based force-velocity models of load-moving skeletal muscles. Baratta RV, Solomonow M, Best R, Zembo M, D’Ambrosia R.; Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 1995 Apr;10(3):149-155
  • Force-velocity relations of nine load-moving skeletal muscles. Baratta RV, Solomonow M, Best R, Zembo M, D’Ambrosia R.; Med Biol Eng Comput. 1995 Jul;33(4):537-44
  • Force, velocity and energy dynamics of nine load-moving muscles. Baratta RV, Solomonow M, Best R, D’Ambrosia R,; Medical Engineering and Physics 1997 Jan;19(1):37-49
  • Reciprocating gait orthosis powered with electrical muscle stimulation (RGO II). Part I: Performance evaluation of 70 paraplegic patients. Solomonow M, Aguilar E, Baratta RV, Best R, Coetzee T, D’Ambrosia R.; Orthopedics. 1997 Apr;20(4):315-24
  • Accuracy of formula-derived creatinine clearance in paraplegic subjects. Thakur V, Reisin E, Solomonow M, Baratta R, Aguilar E, Best R, D’Ambrosia R, Solanky T.; Clin Nephrolo. 1997 Apr;47(4):237-42
  • Reciprocating gait orthosis powered with electrical muscle stimulation (RGO II). Part II: Medical evaluation of 70 paraplegic patients. Solo,onow M, Reisin E, Aguilar E, Baratta RV, Best R, D’Ambrosia R.; Orthopedcs. 1997 May;20(5):411-8

Classes/Seminars

  • Adjunct Faculty, NH Technical Institute
  • NHHCA Annual Convention
  • NHHCA Law and Order: Long Term Care
  • NHASP School Law Conference
  • Introduction to Health Law – Healthcare Reform and the Affordable Care Act, National Business Institute, 2014 – Present
  • Introduction to Legal Nurse Consulting, New Hampshire Technical Institute, 2012 – 2015
  • Administrative Law, New Hampshire Technical Institute, 2012 – 2015

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers – Rising Star, 2011 – 2015
  • New Hampshire Nurses Association, President’s Award, 2005 – Present
  • Rotarian of the Year, Merrimack Rotary Club, 2015 – Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Society of Tulane Engineers
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Federalist Society, New Hampshire Chapter, Charter Member
  • New Hampshire Health Care Association, Business Member

Community Activities

  • Merrimack PTA Kindergarten and Preschool – Board Member, 2006 – 2007
  • Member, Merrimack Planning Board, 2009 – Present
  • Chairman, Merrimack Planning Board, 2010 – Present
  • Board Member, New Hampshire Health Care Foundation, 2013 – Present
  • Member, Rotary International; Merrimack NH Chapter, 2013 – Present
  • Sergeant at Arms, Rotary International, 2014 – 2015
  • Board Member, Rotary International, 2015 – Present
  • Kansas City Barbeque Society, Member and Certified Judge, 2014 – Present

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