Lauren Tarantello

Associate Counsel, UC San Diego Health

Lauren Tarantello joined the UCSD Office of Campus Counsel in November 2018 as Associate Counsel for UC San Diego Health, specializing in health care fraud and abuse laws (Stark, Anti-Kickback Statute, the Civil Monetary Penalties Statute, and the False Claims Act), state and federal privacy laws and healthcare transactions.

Prior to joining UCSD in 2018, Mrs. Tarantello worked as Counsel for Sutter Health. Her focus was on transactions, including preliminary advice, due diligence and creations of acquisitions documents.

Mrs. Tarantello earned her undergraduate degree from Yale University (B.A. 2006) and her law degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law (J.D., honors, 2010). She is licensed to practice law in the State of California.