Physicians, nurses and other medical professionals spend thousands of dollars and many years of hard work striving to get the medical degree and licensing that’s required to pursue a career in the healthcare field. This significant investment can make it all the more devastating if you’re accused of wrong-doing, whether it’s failure to follow the hospital protocol, allegations of professional misconduct, or another issue.
This is where Attorney Jeffrey C. Grass can assist, as he is an experienced medical defense lawyer, a criminal defense attorney and founder of the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass. His clientele is diverse and varied, including:
- psychiatrists; and
- mental health professionals.
Attorney Grass has been in practice for over 20 years, defending medical professionals in the Dallas, Texas area, including Plano, Fort Worth, Dallas County, Collin County, Denton County and throughout the United States.
From representing you in Medicare fraud cases, medical peer review proceedings or in other areas of healthcare law, his results-driven strategy is custom tailored to meet your unique needs, circumstances and objectives. The goal is to maximize your chances of seeing a positive case resolution, while minimizing any damage to your career and reputation.
Attorney Jeffrey Grass is a member of the Health Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. What’s more, he is also a former U.S. Navy Judge Advocate (JAG) who has also received two U.S. Navy achievement medals and a U.S. Commendation Medal.
He currently maintains a AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell® and was nominated for Best Lawyers by D Magazine in 2017.
Notably, Attorney Grass is fluent in English, Spanish, Arabic and Romanian.
If you’re a healthcare professional who is accused of professional misconduct or are facing another accusation of wrong-doing, contact a top Texas medical defense lawyer. Turn to the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass to discuss the details of your case in a free, fully confidential case consultation. Just call (214) 604-8833.
Attorney Jeffrey C Grass’ Experience and Practice Areas
Defense attorney Jeffrey C. Grass defends medical professionals and other clients who are confronting many different types of problems.
Attorney Jeffrey C. Grass embarked upon the path toward a career in law by earning an undergraduate degree from St. Mary’s University of San Antonio in 1985. He earned a B.S. In politics, philosophy and economics. He then went on to attend Florida State University College of Law, where he received a M.S. in criminology in 1988.
Attorney Grass continued his studies at St Mary’s University School of Law, earning a J.D. In 1993. He also worked toward his Ph.D. Fellowship at the University of Arizona. He was also a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Delta Phi.
He was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1993. He maintains membership with the Colleges of the State Bar of Texas, which is a prestigious “network of leaders in the Texas legal community.” In order to become a member, an attorney is required to have more than just good standing with the State Bar. Members are also required to complete 80 or more hours of continuing legal education (CLE) within a span of three years or 45 hours within the current calendar year.
Today, Attorney Grass dedicates his entire practice to litigation, defending individuals who are accused of professional misconduct and criminal offenses. Some of his many practice areas include:
- 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;
These are just some of the many forms of medical defense that Attorney Grass offers to clients in Texas and beyond.
Significant Medical Defense Cases
Attorney Jeffrey C. Grass has represented clients in a number of significant cases, including the following:
• Texas Nursing Board – In the Matter of Felicia Harris, RN
- Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists – In the Matter of Greta Kerwin, Psy.D.
- Medical Staff Privileges Peer Review Hearing – Paul Blakely, D.O.
- DEA OTSC – The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy, Inc.
- Medical Resident ACG643ME Grievance & Appeal Alice Chen, M.D.
- Debora Miller, NP – NPDB- HIPDB Appeal
- Medicare Fraud – United States v. Jacque Roy, M.D. et al. Northern District of Texas Dallas
- Texas Medical Board – In the Matter of Odette Campbell, M.D.
- Texas State Board of Pharmacy – In the Matter of Michele Clark, R.Ph.
- Texas State Board of Dental Examiners – In the Matter of Trinn Pham, D.DS
Are You Ready to Hire a Medical Defense Lawyer?
Attorney Jeffrey C. Grass works with clients across Texas and in other parts of the nation as well.
Each defense strategy is developed based upon the client’s unique goals, objectives, and the unique circumstances surrounding the case. Attorney Grass works with a network of top medical experts who can offer witness testimony and evidence to help bolster your case.
Generally, most clients benefit from hiring a defense attorney as soon as a problem comes to light. In many cases, it is possible to avoid a lengthy litigation process by responding promptly, strategically and aggressively.
Many clients have questions about the cost to hire a lawyer. Typically, legal fees vary according to the nature of the case, the complexity of your case and the amount of time and effort that’s required to resolve the matter. For this reason, it’s best to speak with Attorney Grass in a free, confidential consultation session to get a better idea of legal fees and a recommended course of action.
If you are facing the possibility of sanctions or the suspension or revocation of your medical license, hospital privileges or other negative consequences that would adversely impact your career, contact a medical defense lawyer like Attorney Jeffrey C. Grass as soon as possible to discuss your case. He is available to offer representation and medical litigation in a variety of proceedings, including 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).
Contact the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass to obtain a free, confidential consultation session. Call (214) 604-8833.