The Health Law Firm

The environment of today's health care industry is one marked by complex legal and regulatory issues. If you are currently being subjected to a review of your medical license by your state board or if you or your health care facility faces any other action involving your ability to practice in the field of health care, you need assistance from attorneys who understand the health care industry and its legal proceedings

At The Health Law Firm, we concentrate in representing health care providers, exclusively. Our health law attorneys and paralegals have decades of experience in the legal and health care fields. Our health law attorneys include those Board Certified in Health Law, Masters degree trained, former hospital counsel and licensed health care professionals. We know how important your ability to practice in the field of medicine is to you and other health care professionals, which is why we focus on helping clients just like you preserve their careers.


Whether you need a health attorney, HIPAA lawyer, DEA lawyer, nurse attorney, Department of Health lawyer, Medicare lawyer, or any other type of health law attorney, we can help you with your health care legal needs.

Choose a specialist Florida health lawyer to work with you.

George F. Indest III with 30+ years experience, is board certified by the Florida Bar in Health Law.
George F. Indest III,
with over 30 years
experience, is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Health Law.

The services we provide include reviewing and negotiating contracts, business transactions, defense of professional licensing cases, representation in investigations, defense in credentialing matters, Medicare and Medicaid audits, opinion letters, commercial litigation, covenants-not-to-compete, restrictive covenant litigation, incorporation, formation of corporations and limited liability companies (LLCs), Board of Medicine hearings, peer review actions, Board of Dentistry cases, Department of Health investigations, pain management and pain medicine physician defense, pain management clinic defense, Zone Program Integrity Contractor (ZPIC) audit defense, Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) audit defense, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) defense, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) search warrant and subpoena defense, Department of Health (DOH) subpoena defense, representation in clinical privileges hearings, representation before the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) representation, United States Medical Licensing Examination (U.S.M.L.E.) challenges and representation, all types of commercial and business litigation, administrative hearings, negotiation of contracts and other matters of Health Law and legal representation of health care professionals. To see more of our services for health professionals and providers, click here.

We accept most professional liability insurance. We accept assignment of Nurses Service Organization (NSO) insurance, Healthcare Providers Service Organization (HPSO) insurance, and Dentist Advantage insurance, among others.

We are also approved by Florida’s Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD) as a Certified Business Enterprise (CBE). The Health Law Firm qualifies for minority status since it is designated a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned (SDVO) Business.
Please see the many areas in which we represent health professionals by clicking here. Also please review the many articles we have written and questions we have answered.

We are available for health law representation and administrative litigation throughout the United States and in all parts of Florida.

The Health Law Firm has been recognized for Top Honors 2012 by the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA).

George F. Indest III was recognized by Super Lawyers from 2006 to 2010, and 2014. According to Super Lawyers: "Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement."

Latest Blog Posts

Investigation Reveals the Large Number of Health Care Providers Revoked From Medicare But Still Billing Medicaid

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., L.L., Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Health ...

Health Care Professionals Face Strict Repercussions for Misuse of Florida's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

After much political wrangling and lobbying, in 2009, Florida enacted the Electronic-Flori...

Exclusion or Termination From Medicare or Medicaid Programs Can Mean Professional Death

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Healt...

The Florida Marchman Act-The Baker Act's Little-Known Cousin

One of the toughest things families of people with substance abuse problems encounter is c...

Telemedicine Still Up For Discussion In Florida Legislative Sessions

Telemedicine continues to be a heated issue during the 2015 Legislative session. With all ...

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Main Office:
Altamonte Springs
1101 Douglas Avenue
Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714
Phone: (407) 331-6620
Fax: (407) 331-3030

By Appointment:
Orlando Office
37 N. Orange Ave., Suite 500

Orlando, Florida 32801
Phone: (407) 331-6620
Fax: (407) 331-3030
By Appointment:
Pensacola Office

Old Government Building
201 E. Government St.

Pensacola, Florida 32502
Phone: (850) 439-1001

By Appointment:
Colorado Office

155 E. Boardwalk Drive, Suite 424
Fort Collins, Colorado 80525
Phone: (970) 416-7456
Fax: (866) 203-1464

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