Practice Areas

Health Law

Our Health Law Group is a multi-disciplinary team of advocates and business lawyers that is uniquely positioned to provide a full range of legal services for all members of the health sector.

The lawyers in our Health Law Group possess significant experience and expertise and are recognized for assisting health sector clients navigate an increasingly complex and regulated legal environment.

As a leader in the health law community, our Health Law Group is frequently consulted to provide opinions on emerging legal issues and to speak at various health sector events.  In addition, we also provide regular updates regarding legal developments in the health sector, including through bulletins and in-firm seminars.

We act for a wide range of clients, including public and private health care providers, health professionals, retirement homes, long-term care homes, professional associations and community health organizations.

Our Health Law Group provides advice and representation in the following areas:

REGULATORY COLLEGE MATTERS

  • Complaints/Investigations
  • Discipline
  • Fitness to Practice
  • Quality Assurance
  • Registration
  • Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (HPARB) Reviews
  • Divisional Court Appeals

RETIREMENT HOME & LONG-TERM CARE HOME OPERATION

  • Licensing
  • Compliance with Legislative Requirements
  • Preparation of Documentation for Information Care Packages
  • Risk Management
  • Inspections
  • Responding to Complaints
  • Corporate and Real Estate Items, including Acquisitions & Sales

HEALTH CARE VENTURES

  • Opinions
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Structuring of Health Care Ventures
  • Preparation of Corporate Documentation Relevant to Health Care Ventures
  • Preparation of Policies and Forms for Health Clinics

HOSPITAL MATTERS

  • Hospital Appointment Applications/Reapplications
  • Hospital Privileges Disputes
  • Hospital Hearings
  • HPARB Hearings
  • Departmental Disputes
  • Preparation and Review of Chief and Department Contracts

MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE MATTERS

  • OHIP Payment Disputes
  • Independent Health Facility (IHF) Licensing
  • Out-of-Country Claims

HEALTH PRIVACY

  • Preparation of Requisite Privacy Documentation
  • Privacy Audits and Training
  • Privacy Breach Protocols
  • Responding to Privacy Complaints

HEALTH CANADA

  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Product Risk Assessments/Recalls
  • Complaints
  • Inspections

OTHER HEALTH SECTOR MATTERS

  • Human Rights Complaints
  • Civil Litigation
  • Workplace Harassment and Discrimination
  • Employment Disputes
  • Occupational Health and Safety


At a Glance

Practice Group Lawyers

Lad Kucis

William Lambert

John Atchison

Zev Zlotnick

Alexander Melfi

Paul Stoyan

 

Search for another lawyer: