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David Deaton

Practice areas:

Health Care, White Collar Crime, Medicaid & Medicare, Health Insurance

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. White Collar Crime: 32%
    3 years
  2. Health Care: 32%
    3 years
  3. Medicaid & Medicare: 31%
  4. Health Insurance: 5%

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Contact Info

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

400 S. Hope Street
Los Angeles, CA, 90071



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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Outstanding Healthcare Fraud & Compliance Lawyers 2009Nightingale's Healthcare News2009
Outstanding Young Healthcare Lawyers 2006Nightingale's Healthcare News2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerO'Melveny & Myers LLP1999 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Health Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
U.S. v. Weinbaum, et al.Mistrial

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Publication NameTitleDate
Los Angeles Daily JournalTrepidation Over Health Insurance Exchanges2013
Portfolio Media (Law360)Critical Questions To Consider About The ACA2013
American Health Lawyers Association ConnectionsThe Affordable Care Act, Public Expectations, and the Road to Litigation: An Issue Spotter for Insurers and Risk-Bearing Providers2013
Journal of Health & Life Sciences Law (AHLA)Is Sorrell the Death Knell for FDA’s Off-Label Marketing Restrictions?2012
American Health Lawyers Association’s Fraud & Abuse NewsletterNavigating the Rising Legal Waters in Managed Care2012
Journal of Health & Life Sciences LawDistressed Healthcare: Significant Considerations for Buyers, Sellers, and Lenders Arising from the Intersection of Healthcare and Bankruptcy Laws2010
Journal of Health & Life Sciences LawEnforcement Related to Off-Label Marketing and Use of Drugs2009
American Health Lawyers Association’s Hospitals & Health Systems Rx newsletterPractice Management Companies—Practice Pointers from Recent Case Law2008
ABA Criminal Litigation NewsletterMedicine, Law, and Business: Strange Bedfellows in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Industries2007
Journal of Health Care Law and PolicyWhat is ‘Safe’ About the Government’s Recent Interpretation of the Anti-Kickback Statute Safe Harbors? . . . and Since When was Stark an Intent-Based Statute?2003
SMU Law ReviewCheck-the-Box: An Opportunity for States to Take Another Look at Business FormationN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of California - IrvineHistoryBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Preventing Fraud, Abuse and Waste in Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug PlansStructuring Internal Investigations for Medicare Managed Care Plans2012
Payors, Plans, and Managed Care Law InstituteFraud Allegations Related to Risk Adjustment2011
Annual MeetingDistressed Health Care M&A2009