The stakes can be extremely high in a dispute over health insurance. For a patient, the outcome of your case can make the difference between obtaining coverage for a needed medical procedure or going deeply into debt to pay those expenses out of pocket. For a doctor or insurer, it can affect your ability to earn a living.
The attorneys of Shepherd, Finkelman, Miller & Shah, LLP (SFMS), represent individuals, health providers, insurance companies, employers and benefit plan fiduciaries in health insurance disputes. We handle issues involving the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as well as employer-sponsored health plans covered by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).
The following are examples of the types of issues our lawyers handle:
- Claim denials
- Disputes over covered benefits
- Disputes over contracts
- Disputes among doctors and other health care providers and insurance companies
- Allegations of fraud and abuse
- False Claims Act and whistleblower claims
- Employment disputes
- Government investigations
- Regulatory compliance
In addition to representing individuals, our attorneys handle class action lawsuits involving individuals or providers who were similarly harmed by the actions of another.
For more information of our experience and results in health care litigation, contact SFMS to arrange a consultation with one of our experienced health care law attorneys. With offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, we litigate health care disputes in state and federal courts throughout the United States.