LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Louisville Business First recently named Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Ozair Shariff to the 2016 Forty Under 40 list. A panel of four past Forty Under 40 honorees selected the 40 winners from the more than 500 nominations this year.
Forty Under 40 honors exceptional young professionals who are making significant contributions in the local community through their charitable efforts and leadership.
“When I heard that Oz was named to 40 Under 40 this year, I wasn’t surprised,” said Robert M. Connolly, Chair of Stites & Harbison. “He is not only a great health care attorney beloved by colleagues and clients, Oz is incredibly involved in the Louisville community. His civic pride is great, and he’s incredibly active in numerous organizations. Oz gives so much of himself to so many. We are very proud of him.”
Shariff is an attorney based in the Louisville, Ky., office of Stites & Harbison. As a member of the Health Care Service Group, his practice is devoted to a wide range of issues affecting health care providers. He focuses on regulatory, compliance, privacy and data security, physician contracting, antitrust, and general transactional matters. He has appeared on behalf of health care clients in numerous administrative hearings.
Shariff’s civic and professional leadership roles are numerous. Within the Louisville Bar Association, he is co-chair of the Health Law Section. He serves on the Board of Governors of the Speed Art Museum and is a board member of both the Muhammad Ali Center and Doctors & Lawyers for Kids. He is also a member of Falls of the Ohio Foundation Community Leadership Council and a member at large of Indiana University’s Alumni Association Executive Council. Within Stites & Harbison, he is a member of the Diversity and Louisville Office Recruiting Committees.