Carole C. Schriefer, R.N., J.D., has in excess of 25 years of experience in representing and advising health professionals and providers. Her practice encompasses most aspects of health law and nursing law, professional licensing and credentialing matters, professional board representation, administrative hearings, contracts, licensure issues, corporate matters, transactional matters, Medicare and Medicaid audits, products liability litigation and criminal defense litigation.
Ms. Schriefer is a registered nurse in the state of Colorado. She earned her Juris Doctor (J.D.) from the University of Kentucky College of Law and is licensed to practice law in Colorado, Virginia and Florida.
After receiving her J.D., Ms. Schriefer was commissioned as an officer in the Navy Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps. As a Navy JAG, she worked as a defense counsel at the Navy Legal Services Office in Virginia for several years and was then transferred to a position as Commander, Naval Medical Command, Mid-Atlantic Region.
Ms. Schriefer’s previous experience also includes trying medical malpractice cases in the District of Columbia Superior Court, the U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia and products liability litigation in Colorado and federal courts. She has devoted many years of her practice to health care law, providing legal opinions on federal and state statutory and regulatory issues.
Prior to joining The Health Law Firm, Ms. Schriefer owned and operated The Law Office of Carole C. Schriefer, P.C., in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Ms. Schriefer is currently a member of The American Association of Nurse Attorneys (T.A.A.N.A.) and the Colorado Bar Association.
|VA||Authorized to Practice Law||1991||02/13/2017|
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1989||12/17/2019|
|Attorney||The Health Law Firm||2013 - Present|
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|Colorado Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Association of Nurse Attorneys||Member||N/A|
|Orange County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Colorado Health Law Blog||Mentally Ill Inmate Gouges Out Own Eyes, Sues County for Negligence||2017|
|University of Kentucky College of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor||1984|
|Legal Aspects of Clinical Nurse Anesthesia Practice||Professional Issues in Nurse Anesthesia Practice||2019|
|Lake-Sumter Nursing Students||Anatomy of a Lawsuit for Nurses||2019|
|Webster University Health Law Administration Class 2013||The Expanding Scope of Nursing||2013|
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