Government Investigations

When it comes to government investigations in the healthcare industry, we know the landscape better than anyone. For more than 20 years, our lawyers have focused on regulatory compliance and government investigations specific to the healthcare industry. Nelson Hardiman’s government investigations practice combines on-point government experience, in-depth understanding of the complex regulations and underlying issues driving healthcare policy, and a sensitivity to the critical nature of these issues.


Nelson Hardiman has earned a national reputation for its work representing healthcare businesses and institutions in a variety of litigation matters, including licensing defense, operational and contract disputes, and complex reimbursement lawsuits. Our preeminent litigators draw on their trial strengths and their experience as government prosecutors and big-firm commercial litigators to help healthcare providers and suppliers to overcome diverse legal challenges. Our clients have an edge in legal battles because our litigators, understand and anticipate the impact of nuanced state and federal healthcare regulations on the litigation landscape. Our litigation strategy reflects our regulatory expertise within an increasingly transformative healthcare system.

Regulatory Compliance

Healthcare today is regulated by an “alphabet soup” of agencies enforcing an endless list of laws and regulations. We make it our business to understand state-specific requirements and federal Medicare, DEA, FDA, HIPAA and other regulatory issues. We tackle the most complex emerging issues in healthcare and life sciences regulatory compliance today, based on our involvement at a strategic and granular level in virtually every facet of the healthcare industry.


Dynamic leaders in the business of healthcare, Nelson Hardiman understands the industry consolidation, new business models and other impactful changes driving healthcare transactions in key sectors. Our unmatched knowledge of industry issues informs our practical advice and innovative solutions, making Nelson Hardiman the go-to law firm for healthcare business ventures.