Orlando, Fla. - April 2016 - Michelle Bedoya, a long time employee of Orlando's The Health Law Firm, was admitted to The Florida Bar on April 14, 2016.  Ms. Bedoya, who had previously been a law clerk at the firm, passed the bar exam and was sworn in at a ceremony at Barry University of Orlando School of Law. The February 2016 bar exam for Florida had a passage rate of only 58.4 percent, being the hardest bar exam to pass in over 33 years. Ms. Bedoya will be practicing health law as an associate attorney at The Health Law Firm.

Ms. Bedoya had eight years of prior experience working in home health compliance and regulations.  She has authored two published law articles, one for the Barry Law Review and one for the DePaul Journal of Health Care Law. She is also a frequent author on The Health Law Firm's Health Facilities Blog which can be viewed by clicking here.

While in law school, Ms. Bedoya was a Dean’s Study Fellow for the Center of Academic Success. Due to her legal writing skills, Michelle was selected to be a teaching assistant for Barry's Legal Research and Writing Department.  During this time, she authored, implemented, and taught numerous academic workshops, specializing in the areas of Contracts and Legal Research and Writing. During her final year of law school, Michelle was President of the American Constitution Society and was a Research Assistant to a law professor.  She is also fluent in Spanish.

With offices in Florida and Colorado, The Health Law Firm's primary focus is representing health care providers. Services provided by the firm include representation in Department of Health (DOH) investigations, reviewing and negotiating employment contracts, professional license and credential defense, representation at formal and informal administrative hearings, peer review defense, Medicare and Medicaid audits, formation of corporations and limited liability companies (LLCs), medical board hearings and other matters relating to Health Law.

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The Health Law Firm was established in 1999, bringing together a team of experienced attorneys with decades of work in the legal and healthcare fields. With offices in Florida and Colorado, the firm represents healthcare 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 our website at
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        1101 Douglas Avenue, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
            Telephone: (407) 331-6620

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The Health Law Firm
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Office: (407) 331-6620, ext. 228 or
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