Ms. Florence has represented numerous pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers in actions involving GMP/QSR compliance and advertising and promotion issues. She counsels clients on litigation involving fraud and abuse enforcement, federal and state anti-kickback laws, False Claims Act defense, and Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement.
Ms. Florence’s practice includes advising clients on voluntary disclosure of statutory and regulatory violations to appropriate government agencies. She has significant experience developing, implementing and assessing corporate compliance programs for pharmaceutical and medical device companies, as well as health care providers. In addition, Ms. Florence frequently conducts due diligence and related counseling in connection with health care industry transactions.
Ms. Florence was selected for inclusion in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2016.
“Litigation: Key Cases in 2014,” FDLI 2014 Medical Device Conference (Feb. 27, 2014)
“Key Trends in OIG Corporate Integrity Agreements,” HCCS Expert Webinar (Oct. 24, 2013)
”Navigating FDAAA: The Challenges of Risk Evaluation & Migration Strategies (REMS),“ University of Maryland School of Law Conference on Emerging Issues in Food and Drug Law (November 16, 2009)