Health Law

Description of Practice

The firm's health law section provides legal services to a wide variety of health care entities and provider organizations, including:

  • Hospitals;
  • Nursing Homes;
  • Physicians and Physician Groups;
  • Surgical Centers;
  • Facilities for the Mentally Retarded;
  • Hospice Facilities;
  • Assisted Living Facilities; and
  • Academic Medical Centers.

The health law attorneys at GERMER are experienced in many areas of the health care industry, including medical malpractice defense, regulatory matters, professional licensure and discipline, labor and employment matters, health care contracting and commercial matters, Medicare/Medicaid disputes, HIPAA issues, and fraud and abuse investigations.  They have successfully tried virtually every type of medical malpractice case and a wide variety of other health law cases in both state and federal court, and have handled numerous appeals to the Texas appellate courts and the Texas Supreme Court. 

The multidisciplinary health care practice at the firm has the experience and diversity to provide responsive, high quality legal services to meet the increasingly complex health care issues facing the industry.