Orlando, Fla. - January 10, 2013 - The Health Law Firm is pleased to announce that Carole C. Schriefer, R.N., J.D., has joined the firm as an attorney at its Altamonte Springs office. Ms. Schriefer has in excess of 25 years of experience in representing and advising health professionals and providers. Her practice encompasses most aspects of health law and nursing law, professional licensing and credentialing matters, professional board representation, administrative hearings, contracts, licensure issues, corporate matters, transactional matters, Medicare and Medicaid audits, products liability litigation and criminal defense litigation.
Ms. Schriefer is a registered nurse in the state of Colorado. She earned her Juris Doctor (J.D.) from the University of Kentucky College of Law and is licensed to practice law in Colorado and Florida.
“We are honored to have Ms. Schriefer join us,” said George F. Indest III, President and Managing Partner of The Health Law Firm. “Her extensive background as a nurse and as a health care attorney will help serve our clients in new and exciting ways.”
Ms. Schriefer has been practicing health care law since 1984. Prior to joining The Health Law Firm, Ms. Schriefer owned and operated The Law Office of Carole C. Schriefer, P.C., in Fort Collins, Colorado.
After receiving her J.D., Ms. Schriefer was commissioned as an officer in the Navy Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps. As a Navy JAG, she worked as a defense counsel at the Navy Legal Services Office in Virginia for several years and was then transferred to a position as Commander, Naval Medical Command, Mid-Atlantic Region.
Ms. Schriefer’s previous experience also includes trying medical malpractice cases in the District of Columbia Superior Court, the U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia and products liability litigation in Colorado and federal courts. She has devoted many years of her practice to health care law, providing legal opinions on federal and state statutory and regulatory issues.
Ms. Schriefer is currently a member of The American Association of Nurse Attorneys (T.A.A.N.A.) and the Colorado Bar Association.
The Health Law Firm is based in Altamonte Springs, Florida, with branch offices in Orlando and Pensacola, Florida, and Fort Collins, Colorado. The law firm concentrates on representing health care professionals and providers. Services provided by the firm include reviewing and negotiating contracts, defense of professional licensing cases, representation in investigations, defense in credentialing matters, Medicare and Medicaid audits, formation of corporations and limited liability companies (LLCs), medical board hearings, peer review actions, clinical privileges hearings, health care fraud defense, representation of medical students, and other matters of Health Law and legal representation of health care professionals.
For more information about The Health Law Firm, visit http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com.
For downloadable, printable photographs of Ms. Schriefer, visit http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com/resources/online-press-kit.html.
About The Health Law Firm
The Health Law Firm was established in 1999, bringing together a team of experienced attorneys with decades of work in the legal and health care fields. With offices in Altamonte Springs, Orlando and Pensacola, Florida, and Fort Collins, Colorado, the firm represents health care providers, including hospitals, nursing homes, physicians, dentists, mental health professionals and other licensed health professionals and entities. For more information about The Health Law Firm, visit http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com.
For additional information contact:
Office: (407) 331-6620, ext. 228
Cell: (832) 689-2003