Fred Melendres provides strategic business and legal advice on all facets of Crossover Health’s business, including clinical operations, member engagement, privacy, quality programs, corporate and regulatory compliance, and mergers and acquisitions. He has been serving as outside counsel to Crossover since the early days of the company’s founding.
Fred has extensive experience representing a diverse set of clients throughout the healthcare industry, including hospitals, health systems, national laboratories, imaging centers, and physician practice groups. He started his legal career and spent nearly a decade at the international law firm of Latham & Watkins LLP, where he was a member of the Health Care & Life Sciences practice group, prior to becoming a managing partner at Melendres & Melendres P.C.
A graduate of Yale Law School, Mr. Melendres was an Olin Fellow at the Yale Center for Studies in Economics and Public Policy, a Mary A. McCarthy Fellow, and an editor of the Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics.