Steven C. Mindy

Steven C. Mindy is a senior associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Alston & Bird where he focuses his practice on employee benefits and ERISA litigation matters. Mr. Mindy advises employers, third-party administrators, insurers, brokers, consultants and multiemployer plan trustees on the operation of health and welfare plans, including advice regarding ERISA, COBRA, PPACA, GINA and cafeteria plan compliance. In addition, he also assists clients with the administration and establishment of multiple employer welfare arrangements (MEWAs) and filing of Form M-1.

Mr. Mindy provides HIPAA training to group health plan officials and prepares HIPAA privacy and security policies. He is also experienced in advising clients regarding their fiduciary duties under ERISA.


  • State University of New York at Buffalo, magna cum laude, J.D., 2008
  • Nazareth College of Rochester, B.A., 1997


  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Advisory: HPID Advisory Update
    This update to our Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group’s previous advisory on the HPID application process explains new guidance from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ahead of next month’s deadline. October 16, 2014
  • “What’s New with the Affordable Care Act,” Employee Benefit Plan Review, August 2013 (co-author). August 2013
  • “Distributions from Terminated 403(b) Plans,” Journal of Pension Benefits, Autumn 2011.