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BUSINESS LAW

Outside General Counsel Services

Healthcare Providers know that there is no such thing as "Business as Usual".  Our team focuses on the areas that require extra care and attention in the healthcare industry.  We handle areas such as:

  • Business Start-Up & Formation (LLCs, S-Corps, Etc.)

  • Leases & Real Estate

  • Employment Issues & Consulting Agreements

  • Licensing Agreements & IP Protection

  • Health Practice Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)

  • Non-Competes and Non-disclosure agreements

Our team knows the nuances of operating a healthcare business and we bring that knowledge to bear on all of interactions!​

CIVIL & ADMINISTRATIVE LITIGATION

Defense, Civil Appeals and Arbitration

Our Healthcare attorneys are also strong litigators.  We know the industry inside and out, and we bring that experience to bear in the courtroom, in arbitrations and in complex administrative appeals.  We handle all aspects of litigation on behalf of providers, including:

  • Government recoupments

  • Civil Money Penalties

  • Survey/Certification Appeals

  • False Claims Act/Whistleblower Defense

  • Reimbursement Disputes

  • Departmental Appeals Board (DAB)

Additionally, we have relationships with clinical experts to provide expert testimony or clinical review when necessary​

COMPLIANCE

Legal & Regulatory Compliance and Guidance - Corporate Compliance Programs

Our Healthcare Attorneys focus on resolving the thorny issues that stall or halt less informed providers and bring our unique creativity to ensure that healthcare innovators can be disruptive without running afoul of legal/regulatory requirements.  We help with challenges, that include:

  • Corporate Practice of Medicine

  • Healthcare Fraud & Abuse

  • Corporate Compliance Programs

  • HIPAA/HiTech Act

  • Management Services Organization (MSO) issues

  • Certification and Survey of Healthcare Facilities

  • Licensure and Licensing Boards

MERGERS & ACQUISTIONS

Due Diligence, Negotiation and Transactional Law

Our Healthcare Attorneys understand the importance of protecting your assets when undergoing a transition.  We are experts in negotiating sales, purchases or leases of healthcare facilities and businesses.  We also know how to smoothly transition and provide the regulatory and licensing guidance to close a transaction.  We also provide due diligence services when you want an expert with industry experience to ensure you are protected.