Ulmer Adds Business Law Associate to Cleveland Office

January 27, 2021 – Ulmer & Berne LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Sachin V. Java to the firm’s Business Law Practice Group. Java joins Ulmer’s Cleveland office as an associate where he will focus his practice on corporate law matters including business counseling, mergers and acquisitions, and health care regulatory compliance.

“We’re excited to have Sachin join our team of skilled business attorneys,” said Marie C. Kuban, Co-Group Leader of Ulmer’s Business Law Practice Group. “His legal experience and health care industry background make him well-suited to help our clients achieve their business goals, especially health care entities and medical providers with widespread legal needs.”

Prior to joining the legal profession, Java served in several clinical research and health care administration operational roles at Cleveland Clinic and as an engineer for DePuy Orthopaedics, a Johnson & Johnson Company. In his practice, he counsels clients in several areas of corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate formation, and commercial contract negotiation. He also advises on potential business structures and joint venture arrangements for health care providers, assists owners and operators in the purchase, sale, and financing of long-term care facilities, and advises on regulatory compliance matters in the health care and data privacy space.

Java is an active member of several bar associations, serving as Treasurer of the South Asian Bar Association of Ohio, on the Ethics and Professionalism Committee of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and on multiple committees of the American Bar Association. He also is a member of the Garrett Morgan Professionals Group, a planned giving advisory board for the Great Lakes Science Center. He earned his undergraduate and Master of Engineering and Management degrees from Case Western Reserve University and his J.D. from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University.

Ulmer’s Business Law Practice Group is dedicated to helping its clients achieve their full potential by combining legal experience with business acumen and creativity. The practice represents a range of businesses, including public companies, private equity groups, venture funds and their portfolio companies, financial institutions, middle market companies, family offices, entrepreneurs, and emerging growth companies in national, international, and cross-border transactions.