Healthcare Enforcement

Graves Garrett provides experienced representation both regionally and nationally in civil and criminal healthcare enforcement defense. These matters vary widely to include allegations of anti-kickback or Stark Law violations, unlawful marketing or prescribing of drugs, fraudulent billing practices and questions regarding medical necessity. Graves Garrett also has a proven track record in the defense (and prosecution) of federal False Claims Act or whistleblower actions, as well as the handling of state Attorney General investigations.

Graves Garrett provides a depth of investigatory experience that is difficult to parallel with a team that includes past state and federal prosecutors and FBI agents. Our attorneys are sought to represent clients in all aspects of investigations and regulatory matters, including conducting internal investigations and responding to investigative demands or subpoenas, as well as assisting in the development of compliance programs. Graves Garrett also represents healthcare providers before licensing boards and advises on contractual agreements between providers, practices and third-party hospitals or clinics.