Our health care litigation attorneys provide a full range of legal services to participants in all sectors of the health care industry, including doctors and other professionals, hospitals, academic medical centers and medical schools, insurers, managed care companies, and suppliers of goods and services within the industry.

Our Services

Our lawyers regularly prosecute and defend lawsuits on behalf of health care clients, and we represent such clients in administrative, regulatory actions as well. Our representations have included:

  • Defense of coverage underpayment claims on behalf of insurers and managed care companies
  • Defense of provider class actions against managed care companies and insurers
  • Representation of both hospitals and physicians in peer review and credentialing disputes
  • Representation of health care clients in administrative and judicial disputes with regulatory bodies
  • Representing hospitals and doctors under investigation or charged with violation of criminal laws
  • Representing hospitals, physicians, and researchers sued under state or federal civil false claims statutes including violations of Medicare, Medicaid, and Federal Research guidelines (NIH and NSF) and regulations
  • Defense of claims of professional negligence
  • Defense of claims of product liability arising from medical equipment and devices
  • Representation of health care clients in commercial and business disputes
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