Mahmud Brifkani | Washington, D.C. | Hogan Lovells

Mahmud Brifkani

Senior Associate Global Regulatory


English, Kurdish

Brifkani Mahmud

Mahmud Brifkani
Brifkani Mahmud
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Mahmud Brifkani advises clients on complex regulatory issues in the areas of healthcare and life sciences. He understands the myriad of issues that clients face in this rapidly evolving area of the law and is committed to helping them navigate this challenging landscape.

Mahmud helps clients address their federal price reporting obligations under the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program, the 340B Program, and Medicare Part B, including through developing and implementing sound policies, procedures, methodologies, and reasonable assumptions, drafting comment letters on new regulations issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and analyzing the reporting impact of pricing strategies unique to their products. He also counsels clients on state price reporting obligations, health care transactions and disputes, Medicare and Medicaid program payment issues, legislative and public health policy issues, and a number of other healthcare regulatory matters.

Mahmud is also actively involved in the firm's pro-bono practice, including through his work with the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project and assisting on immigration matters. While attending Vanderbilt Law School, Mahmud served as an editor for the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law and Vice-President of the Health Law Society. Prior to law school, Mahmud worked as a Legislative Analyst for a consulting company in Nashville, Tennessee, where he assisted clients in navigating the complexities of state policy-making.


  • J.D., Vanderbilt Law School, 2019
  • B.S., Middle Tennessee State University, summa cum laude, 2013
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  • District of Columbia