General Counsel for Doctor’s Practices


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Doctor’s practices and physician's groups are an essential arm of the healthcare industry, serving as the primary point of contact for patients seeking medical care and guidance, and allowing physicians a great degree of independence and flexibility in the direction of their practice. They play an important role in providing personalized and comprehensive healthcare services, developing strong doctor-patient relationships, and ensuring patients receive timely and high-quality care to promote their health.

Our firm understands the unique legal challenges that doctors and medical practices face in Texas. Our knowledgeable legal team specializes in providing general counsel services tailored to the needs of healthcare professionals. We are committed to assisting doctors and their practices in complying with complex regulations, thanks to our in-depth knowledge of the healthcare industry.

Our Services

Our general counsel services provide a variety of legal solutions to help your practice succeed. Here are some of the main services we offer:

  • Regulatory Compliance

We help doctors’ practices navigate an intricate framework of healthcare regulations and laws, such as HIPAA, the Stark Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute, and Medicare/Medicaid compliance. Our attorney ensure that your practice follows the appropriate guidelines, reducing the risk of penalties and legal issues.

  • Contract Review and Negotiation

On behalf of doctors’ practices, we review, draft, and negotiate contracts such as employment agreements, vendor contracts, lease agreements, and partnership agreements. Our goal is to safeguard your interests and negotiate favorable terms while limiting potential liabilities.

  • Credentialing and Licensing

We assist doctors in obtaining and maintaining the necessary licenses, certifications, and credentials. Our lawyers can help you with applications, renewals, and dealing with any disciplinary actions or disputes that may arise.

  • Risk Management and Litigation Assistance

To identify and reduce potential legal risks, we assist medical practices in developing effective risk management strategies. Our experienced attorney provide skilled representation to protect your practice’s reputation and interests in the event of litigation.

  • Employment Law

Our employment law attorney advise clients on a wide range of employment law issues, such as employee contracts, non-compete agreements, wage and hour issues, discrimination claims, and disciplinary actions. We strive to make your practice a healthy and compliant work environment.

  • Business Formations and Transactions

We help doctors establish new practices, select the best business structure, and handle mergers, acquisitions, and other business transactions. Our legal team ensures that your practice complies with state and federal regulations while positioning it for long-term success.

  • Compliance Education and Training

To promote a culture of compliance within your practice, we provide specialized training programs to educate doctors and their staff on important legal and regulatory issues. HIPAA privacy and security, fraud prevention, and ethical considerations are among the topics covered in our training sessions.

  • Data Privacy and Security

To protect patient information, we offer advice on data privacy and security laws. Our attorney assist you in developing policies and procedures to ensure compliance with HIPAA regulations and the protection of your practice from data breaches and cyber threats.

Proactive Legal Solutions

The Law Offices of David C. Lindsay’s outside general counsel services enable doctors’ practices to address legal challenges proactively, reduce risks, and focus on providing exceptional patient care. Our team provides cost-effective and efficient legal solutions that are consistent with the practice’s goals and values.

Texas General Counsel for Doctor’s Practices

Contact us today to learn more about how our general counsel services can benefit your doctor’s practice in Texas. Let us be your trusted legal partner as you navigate the complexities of the healthcare industry and achieve long-term success.