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Representing Professionals in Healthcare Fraud Matters

(1289 reviews)

Produced on March 24, 2016

$ 89 Health Care Law In Stock

Course Information

Time 90 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate

Course Description

Join attorneys Evan Schwartz and Matthew Conroy as they journey through the complex labyrinth of federal and state law regulating fraud when representing healthcare professionals. They discuss the role of counsel in understanding healthcare fraud and how it is enforced by both federal and state authorities, and how it is used in criminal matters as well as in civil litigation by private parties. Mr. Schwartz and Mr. Conway provide tips and strategies for the practicing attorney in managing these issues.


Learning Objectives:

I.     Understand the federal and state regulatory schemes in the oversight of healthcare fraud

II.    Recognize the method and manner in which fraud occurs in the delivery of healthcare services

III.   Appreciate the challenges of the attorney in representing healthcare providers to prevent fraud or manage fraud when it presents itself

IV.   Obtain practical tips and strategies to protect healthcare providers in this complex area



Credit Information

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Evan Schwartz

Schwartz Law

Evan S. Schwartz, founding partner of Schwartz Law, is a highly skilled insurance recovery litigator and strategist. He leads his firm’s Insurance Litigation, Claims & Consulting Group, representing policy holders, as well as its Business and Complex Litigation Group. He has a national reputation for his work representing professionals in Long Term Disability Income Insurance claims and litigation, having won and settled countless cases across the country. Mr. Schwartz lectures and publishes regularly on long term disability and other insurance recovery issues. He is and has been admitted in Federal and State Courts around the country to handle insurance recovery lawsuits.


Mr. Schwartz started his legal career as a law clerk at the New York Court of Appeals, New York’s highest court. He then represented insurance companies and has been instrumental throughout his career in setting legal precedent in the field of insurance law that continues to impact cases today. He has been inducted as a lifetime member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Forum acknowledges excellence in advocacy by lawyers throughout the United States and is limited to attorneys who have won multi-million dollar verdicts, awards, and settlements.


Mr. Schwartz is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Touro Law Center, teaching insurance law and law practice management. He also served as President of the Touro Alumni Association for five years. For more information regarding Mr. Schwartz and his practice, go to or Mr. Schwartz can be reached at 212-608-5445 or

Matthew Conroy

Schwartz Law

Matthew Conroy is a seasoned trial lawyer and has successfully helped his clients prosecute and defend complex business, healthcare, insurance recovery and real property matters. He is a valued member of the firm’s practice groups in Business and Complex Litigation, Trial and Appellate Practice, and Insurance Litigation. Mr. Conroy is widely respected and nationally known in the field of complex healthcare litigation. 

Mr. Conroy received his bachelor’s degree from Holy Cross College and his Juris Doctorate from Hofstra University School of Law. He is admitted to practice in New York and Massachusetts, where he has successfully represented clients in state and federal court.  

Mr. Conroy is an avid triathlete and runner, having competed in Ironman Lake Placid, the Boston Marathon and the New York Marathon.


Cynthia M.

Great program. Great presenters.

B.A. S.

I like having two "teachers"; they worked well together!

Willard M.

factual and useful course

David M.

Excellent content and very good delivery

richard l.

Thank you:Very well presented.

Kimberly W.

One of the best I've seen on your site. Would love to see more practical health law offerings.

Charles D. J.

Topic was appropriate and most informative in the uncertain world of healtchcare coverage and management.

John T.

great presentation!

Jon S.

Very practical and surprisingly entertaining.

Richard S.

great class

Dennis B.

solid instructors.

Corey E.

Thank you!

Kenneth L.

Good course

Catherine D.

excellent discussion. I will seek out more courses featuring Mr. Conroy

Michael P.

Great CLE.

Cynthia G.

Very timely CLE for a current issue.

Walter R.

Excellent presentation. The wealth of knowledge and insight of the presenters is wonderful. Provide cross-over food for thought involving business entities in any regulated area of practice/endeavor.

Rebecca C.

Very interesting even though it's not something I've ever practiced!

Thomas S.

Really fascinating topic

Afsaneh Lynne K.

Matthew Conroy was very knowledgeable.

Kelly D.

Very informative !

Mary Ann S.

Very clear and useful seminar.

Robert N.


Barbara L.

Excellent!!! Thank you.

Colleen K.

Excellent topic

Rosland M.

Interesting program.

David B.

conroy was best speaker of all programs that i have watched. very impressive, articulate and a pleasure to listen to

Wayne R.

very good presentation.

carol b.

This presentation was the BEST course I have taken on Lawline. The speakers are obviously experienced and know the subject matter. They made the course interesting. I cannot give them enough praise.

Ellen C.


John M.

Excellent presenters

William T.

Conroy & Schwartz were excellent.

Sebastian G.


Tonda C.


Susan T.

Fits with my practice; thanks!

Richard L.

made valid distinction between private insurers and Medicare/Medicaid

Justin A.

Great course.


stellar presentation and yet another extremely timely topic

Adria B.

Excellent and informative

Rhonda G. W.

Thank you for this superb program -- thorough and clear.

susan g.

very interesting

Melissa S.

This was an excellent presentation! Very professional and engaging.

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