NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - Feb 6, 2014) - Waller, one of the nation's preeminent law firms serving the healthcare industry, announced today that healthcare attorney Kristen Larremore has joined the firm as an associate in its Birmingham, Alabama office. Larremore advises healthcare providers in regulatory compliance and transactional matters. She joins Waller from Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP.
"Kristen adds valuable healthcare experience to our Birmingham office," said Waller chairman John Tishler. "We are steadily expanding our healthcare practices in Birmingham and Austin, and Kristen is an important addition for us. We are thrilled she has joined the Waller team."
Larremore is the second healthcare attorney to join Waller's Birmingham office in recent months. Previously, veteran healthcare attorney Colin Luke joined Waller as a partner, also from Bradley Arant's Birmingham office.
Larremore provides counsel to hospitals, health systems, outpatient services providers, physicians and medical practices on Stark law compliance, federal and state anti-kickback regulations, HIPAA, patient privacy and state healthcare regulations. In addition, she advises healthcare providers on the regulatory aspects of transactional matters as well as on operational issues such as licensure, provider and payor certification and the certificate of need process.
Larremore earned her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School in 2006. She earned B.S.B.A. degrees, magna cum laude, in Economics & Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2001. Before practicing at Bradley Arant, Larremore was an associate in the Birmingham office of Balch & Bingham LLP. She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association, the Health and Business Law Sections of the Alabama State Bar Association and the Birmingham Bar Association.
Waller is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee with offices in Birmingham, Alabama and Austin, Texas. With approximately 200 attorneys, Waller helps clients navigate a diverse range of complex transactional, regulatory and litigation issues across myriad industries. Founded in 1905, Waller has client relationships spanning decades because clients, time and again, come for the lawyer and stay for the firm(SM). For more information, please visit www.wallerlaw.com.