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Fred Lara, CFA, ASA, CVA

Partner

Office: Philadelphia

Phone: (484) 588-0288
Fax: (484) 582-0400

Email: flara@hcfmv.com

 

Fred Lara is a Partner in the Philadelphia office.

Lara’s practice focuses on compensation valuation for compliance with Federal and State regulations. His specialized expertise encompasses several compensation valuation practice areas including: management – burn care, wound care, sleep medicine, collections guarantee/subsidies, call coverage, medical director, employment/PSA, MSO, dialysis, lithotripsy, pathology, perfusion and intraoperative monitoring, in addition to life sciences/HCP valuation, not-for-profit executive compensation, and healthcare facility business valuation.

Prior to joining HealthCare Appraisers, Lara worked for a private equity consulting firm where he was responsible for facilitating capital-raising efforts by providing financial modeling and transaction due diligence functions. Before that he worked for a buy-side M&A and corporate development advisory firm where he was responsible for conducting valuation and on-site due diligence related to physician practice and service company acquisitions. Lara began his career as a Securities Compliance Examiner with the United States Securities and Exchange Commissions.

Lara is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA), where he formerly served as the Chair of FMV Affinity Group, a CFA charterholder, an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) and a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).

PRACTICE AREA

  • Compensation Valuation

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

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EDUCATION

  • Villanova University, BS, Finance (with honors)

CREDENTIALS

  • Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA Institute
  • Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA); American Society of Appraisers (2009)
    Designation: Business Valuation
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), National Association of Certified Valuators & Analyst

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Association of Provider Compensation Professionals (AAPCP)
  • National Association of Certified Valuators & Analysts (NACVA)
  • American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • CFA Society of Philadelphia

PRIOR PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • CD Ventures, Berwyn, PA
  • Acquisition Management Services, King of Prussia, PA
  • United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Philadelphia, PA

Recent Insights

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BOCA RATON, Fla., July 26, 2022 – HealthCare Appraisers has promoted the following employee-owners to Directors within the organization: Alyse Bentz, JD, MPH Gavin Heckman, MBA, MSBA Elizabeth Neiberg, JD “On behalf of the company, congratulations to these three...

Upcoming Events

Sep 28-30 | AHLA Fraud and Compliance Forum

HealthCare Appraisers is a proud Platinum Sponsor. HealthCare Appraisers' Director Elizabeth Neiberg, JD is presenting in the panel session on Thursday, September 29 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. titled “Physician Compensation – The Enforcement Trend That Never Seems to...

Oct 9-12 | MGMA Medical Practice Excellence: Leaders Conference

October 9-12, 2022 | Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, MA HealthCare Appraisers will be exhibiting in booth #817. WHERE MEDICAL PRACTICE PROFESSIONALS SEEKING EXCELLENCE THRIVE. WELCOME TO MEDICAL PRACTICE EXCELLENCE: LEADERS CONFERENCE. WHAT IS MPE: LEADERS...