Morris Manning & Martin, LLP

Elizabeth Cristallo

Elizabeth A. Cristallo

Phone: 404.364.3185
Fax: 404.365.9532
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Liz Cristallo focuses her practice on healthcare transactional and regulatory work, as well as general contracting and mergers and acquisitions. She primarily represents healthcare entities engaged in transactions, and also works to ensure compliance with state and federal laws. In addition, Liz represents and advises healthcare providers and large hospital systems in relation to medical staff issues and peer review hearings.

Representative Experience

  • Reviews and drafts business associate agreements and other documents related to HIPAA and the HITECH Act.
  • Reviews, drafts, and provides analysis of various commercial contracts.
  • Represents clients in corporate transactions, with a specialty in healthcare deals (e.g., partnerships, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions).
  • Works with accountants at accounting and valuation firms to analyze multi-million dollar transactions.
  • Counsels clients in connection with corporate reorganizations, and drafts related corporate governance documents.
  • Drafts agreements between clients and their prospective, current, and former employees.
  • Analyzes newly released rules pertaining to the healthcare sector (including telemedicine, hospital co-location, the Controlled Substances Act, Stark rule, and EMTALA), and advises clients accordingly.
  • Advises healthcare clients on the intricacies of the state and federal rules on peer review, with an emphasis on HCQIA and confidentiality requirements.
  • Manages internal investigations, and helps develop and carry out plans to remedy identified issues.


  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Atlanta Bar Association
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta (PBPA) SpringBoard Committee

MMMPact in the Community

  • Associate Deputy, Pro Bono Initiative, MMMPact Steering Committee
  • MMMPact Pro Bono Super Star, 2020
  • Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta
  • Atlanta Humane Society