Patricia is an attorney and business executive with over 20 years of broad legal and business experience, including 14 years as Chief Legal Officer for a nation-wide healthcare provider.
Her experience includes a unique combination of corporate and transactional experience in domestic and international markets for wide variety of industry clients with focus on the dental industry, dental service organizations (DSOs) and dental practice management companies (DPMs); DSO/DPM business, operational structures, mergers and acquisitions as well as DSO/DPM regulatory, advertising, dental laboratory compliance.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
• Dentists, Dental Groups, Dental Service Organizations (DSOs) and Healthcare
• Healthcare regulations and laws including HIPAA and corporate practice of
• Compliance and Investigations
• Employment law and employee-related matters
• Strategic legal and business planning
• Training & development
• Mergers, acquisitions & divestitures
• Litigation management & risk management
• International joint ventures
• Contract and business law
• Corporate governance, policy planning & development