Garrett A. Fenton

Miller & Chevalier Chartered

GARRETT A. FENTON is a Member at Miller & Chevalier Chartered in Washington, D.C., and practices in the areas of employee benefits, tax and executive and deferred compensation, with a focus on health and welfare benefits and healthcare reform (ACA) implementation and litigation. Within these areas, he assists primarily large employers and health insurers on a wide range of topics, including implementation of ACA's "market reform" provisions, compliance with various taxes, fees and reporting obligations imposed under ACA and related issues under ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code, the Public Health Service Act and other applicable laws; implementation and litigation surrounding the ACA’s “Three Rs” programs (reinsurance, risk corridors, and risk adjustment); wellness program design and implementation; cafeteria plans; COBRA compliance; HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules; Medicare Secondary Payer laws; day-to-day plan administration issues; and general ERISA and tax matters in connection with employer-sponsored health, welfare and retirement plans. Mr. Fenton has been particularly active in tracking the development of ACA-related legislative, regulatory and case law developments since the first healthcare reform debate began in 2009. He is a frequent speaker on all aspects of the ACA, health and welfare benefit plans, and health insurance coverage.