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As a healthcare professional, there is a chance that you will have to deal with various legal matters throughout your career. Whether you need help drafting a contract or you are dealing with a negative peer review, it is imperative to be very careful when handling these legal matters in order to preserve both your license to practice and your reputation.

Regardless of the issue at hand, you are entitled to be represented by legal counsel. At the Leichter Law Firm PC, our Austin attorneys can help you create a comprehensive legal strategy that works to protect your best interests throughout the entire process. An effective defense can help mitigate the chances of going through unnecessary appeals, loss of work, and a potential disciplinary investigation.

Network & Insurance Terminations

Austin physicians faced with disciplinary sanctions or the probation and suspension of their license may subsequently have to deal with the threat of termination from their provider network. The loss of coverage could have incredibly damaging implications for the medical professional’s practice. Termination and exclusion is especially probable in cases involving standard of care violations and determinations of chemical dependency. A skilled attorney may better ensure that you are able to sustain your relationship with your insurance network through careful work.

National Practitioner Data Bank Disputes

Appeals may be sent to the National Practitioner Data Bank in order to dispute any inaccurate, expunged, or sealed information regarding a medical professional’s disciplinary history or criminal record. This tedious process is best handled by an attorney that has experience in health, criminal, and administrative law.

Partnership Formations, Modifications, & Disputes

Apart from dealing with disciplinary actions, medical professionals often benefit from a well-planned and structured Professional Association. Since physician partnerships are inherently subject to change through internal disputes and buy–sell agreements, they need to be drafted as such. If you are in the initial stages of forming or making changes to a Professional Association, it is important that you seek legal assistance during this time. The Austin attorneys at the Leichter Law Firm PC help medical professionals with the following business matters:

  • Incorporation
  • Start Up Procedures
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Shareholder and Partner Disputes
  • Property and Medical Equipment Leases and Contracts
  • Employee/Employer Contracts

A carefully crafted contract can limit the potential for litigation to arise. In order to further assist you in administration of your Professional Association, our Austin health and corporate law attorneys offer help with the following:

  • Contract Review
  • Contract Drafting
  • Employment & Employee Counsel and Advice
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Non-Compete Agreements

To create a well-formed employment agreement that protects you from further issues, you should consider seeking direction from an experienced health and corporate law attorney.

Contact an Austin Health & Corporate Law Attorney

If you are a medical professional in need of legal assistance in Austin, the Austin attorneys at the Leichter Law Firm PC can help you ensure that your rights are protected. Call us today at (512) 495-9995 to learn how a member of our Austin legal team can assist you.