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Practice Area

Health Law

Whether you are buying or selling a practice, subject to government or third-party payor audits, dealing with licensing or regulatory compliance issues, or involved in litigation, our fully-integrated health care team provides comprehensive representation for our clients.


Fraud & Abuse Audits and Investigations

Whether you are proactively auditing your billing practices or have been accused of fraud or abuse by a third-party payor or government entity, our team will work with you to respond to investigations, audits or subpoenas and provide compliance advice to minimize risk.

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Health Care Data Privacy

Storing and exchanging protected health information (PHI) is both highly regulated and fraught with risk. Our team of healthcare privacy attorneys work with healthcare providers, insurers, management services organizations, and entities throughout the industry to develop policies that comply with state and federal laws, reduce exposure to cyber threats, and to help you quickly respond …

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Health Care Mergers & Acquisitions

Our experienced M&A team counsels clients through acquisitions, dispositions and recapitalizations of their businesses and those of their targets. We focus on constructive and creative solutions and a multi-disciplinary approach, to achieve our clients’ objectives and deliver long-term value.

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Health Licensing Board Defense

Winthrop’s health care team, which comprises, among others, former Assistant Attorneys General who used to handle these cases on behalf of the State, represents clients in relation to license issues before a wide variety of Boards and regulatory agencies.  We understand the nuances of the licensing board investigative and enforcement process, and can deftly navigate …

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State & Federal Health Care Licensing and Change of Ownership (CHOW) Transactions

We provide strategic support in navigating and expediting the often complex and bureaucratic licensing and permitting process at both the state and federal level.

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State & Federal Regulatory Compliance

We represent individuals and businesses in all types of state and federal health care regulatory compliance, including hospitals and clinics, behavioral health providers, licensed health care professionals, senior living providers and more.

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Health Care Litigation

With our Litigation attorneys, our health care team combines extensive government enforcement litigation experience with deep knowledge and understanding of the regulatory process and the health care industry to enforce or defend our clients’ rights.

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