Eric D. Hargan is a shareholder of Greenberg Traurig. He focuses his practice on transactions, health care regulations and government relations. He also concentrates on corporate law across a variety of industries, particularly corporate finance, private equity, structured finance, and mergers and acquisitions transactions. For health industry companies and investors, his experience as a senior official at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, combined with over a decade of experience as a transactional attorney, allow him to provide unique and advantageous insights to his clients. Previously, Eric served in the position of Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. He also served as Regulatory Policy Officer of the Department, overseeing the development and approval of all HHS, CMS and FDA regulations and significant guidance. At HHS, Eric oversaw all operations, including Medicare, Medicaid, the regulation of food, drugs and medical devices, public health, welfare programs, medical research and other activities.