As a medical professional, you’ve spent years and tens of thousands of dollars to get the education you need to start a medical career. And once you’ve started your career, you invest a lot to elevate your career to the next level. Finding yourself accused of professional misconduct or another form of wrong-doing can place all of this hard work into jeopardy, so it’s essential that you take action to defend your career and your professional reputation!
At the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass, we strive to level the playing field for our clients by aggressively responding to each and every allegation of misconduct made against the medical professionals whom we represent. We keep your best interests in mind at all times, working with you to develop a strategy that serves to maximize your chances of seeing a positive case resolution.
Defense attorney Jeffrey C. Grass has been defending clients like you for over 20 years. The legal team at the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass is here to provide you with the defense you need to put these allegations behind you so you can move forward with your career. We handle a range of different cases, including:
- Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Residents and Fellows Defense;
- State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH);
- Medical Board Hearings and Informal Settlement Conferences (ISC);
- DEA and Controlled Substances Registration;
- Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank (HIPDB);
- Home Healthcare and Medicare Fraud Cases;
- Medical Peer Review and Hospital Privileges Defense;
- Nurse Peer Review Cases;
- Medical Whistleblower Defense Lawyers;
- The National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) Defense;
We work with all types of healthcare professionals, including physicians, surgeons, nurses, home health care agencies, anesthesiologists, dentists, internists, mental health professionals, pharmacists, optometrists, and psychiatrists.
Trust an experienced team with your defense, as we will work hard to bring about a positive resolution to your case. We invite you to contact the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass to discuss the details of your case in a free, fully confidential case consultation. Call (469) 291-0940.
Common Questions and Concerns When Hiring a Medical Defense Attorney
At the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass, we routinely receive questions and address our clients concerns as we work to mount an effective defense. Here are some of the most common questions and concerns.
Do I Really Need a Defense Lawyer?
If you are facing sanctions, the suspension or revocation of your medical license, hospital privileges or other negative consequences that could impact your career, it is advisable to, at minimum, consult an attorney. In this case, you can learn if hiring an attorney can provide you with any benefit.
Often, by hiring a medical defense lawyer early in the process, you can avoid a lengthy, stressful process that could conclude with negative consequences that permanently damage or even end your career in the healthcare field.
It’s important to consider how much time, money and effort have gone into getting an education and working toward your career goals. Many clients view any legal fees as an investment that will maximize their chances of seeing a positive outcome.
How Can a Lawyer Help With My Case?
A medical defense lawyer can help with many different issues that medical and healthcare professionals can encounter.
Our legal team can help you to craft a formal response to allegations of wrong-doing and in some cases, this can prevent your case from proceeding to the next level.
We can also represent you at proceedings, such as medical peer review hearings, informal settlement conferences (ISCs), State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH) and cases that could result in a negative listing with the Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank (HIPDB).
When necessary, we can consult an elite team of medical experts who may be able to provide valuable testimony and other evidence to supports any in-the-field decisions or actions that have been brought into question.
Each case is unique, so the scope of our work on your case will vary depending upon your area of specialty and the precise circumstances involved. We can provide you with a better idea of our role while speaking with you in a free initial consultation session.
How Much Does it Cost to Hire a Medical Defense Lawyer?
Your legal fees will vary depending upon factors such as the complexity of your case and the amount of time and effort that’s required to help bring about a resolution. Some cases are resolved in fairly short order, with little time and effort required. Other cases entail numerous hearings and other proceedings, resulting in a higher legal fee.
It’s best to contact our law firm to discuss your case. Once we learn more about your case, we can provide you with a more accurate idea of what you may be looking at in terms of legal fees.
Contact an Experienced Dallas Medical Defense Attorney
At the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass, our legal team is committed to providing clients with an aggressive defense to allegations of professional misconduct, failure to provide an acceptable level of care or violating the regulations at your hospital or medical clinic.
At the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass, our professionals work to protect licensed medical professionals who are facing a complaint or allegations. We can assist with everything from civil suits and hospital hearings, to SOAH hearings, NPDB defense and HIPDB defense.
Notably, when you turn to Attorney Jeffrey C. Grass, you’ll be trusting your case to a defense lawyer with over 20 years of experience. He is a member of the Health Law Section of the Texas State Bar and he a former U.S. Navy Judge Advocate (JAG) who maintains an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.
Our collective goal is to help you maintain your medical license, while avoiding sanctions, suspension and other adverse consequences.
Medical cases can be especially complex, but this is where our legal team can leverage many years of experience. Contact the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass to obtain a free, confidential consultation session. Call (469) 291-0940.