MassBar Bulletin: Member updates

Thursday, Jun. 8, 2017

BloomHSMiddlesex County: Alisha R. Bloom has announced the opening of her law firm, Versant Legal, located in the suburbs of Boston. Formerly the general counsel of two healthcare software companies, Bloom now provides outside general counsel services to companies of all sizes, with a focus on the software and technology, healthcare IT, and higher education industries. Bloom also offers litigation management and support to companies and other attorneys. She is a 2015 In-House Leader in the Law honoree and a graduate of Columbia Law School and Harvard University. Bloom previously worked as a business litigation associate at Goodwin LLP and as an associate analyst for economic consulting firm NERA, Inc.

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