Nora Lawrence Schmitt

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Nora Lawrence Schmitt is an associate in Moses and Singer’s Healthcare and Privacy & Cybersecurity practices.   

Nora advises academic medical centers, pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, and physician organizations on the conduct and oversight of clinical research, including human subject protection and the privacy of research subjects’ information.  She counsels academic medical centers and other research organizations on research affiliations and contracting matters and regularly assists healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies on matters related to HIPAA, HITECH, and state privacy laws.  She supports healthcare providers in the field of managed care contracting, including in the formation and maintenance of accountable care organizations, physician hospital organizations, and independent practice associations.  Nora also provides counsel regarding fraud and abuse laws, including the Stark Laws and the Anti-Kickback Statute.  Nora has experience representing healthcare providers in Medicare and Medicaid payment disputes, including the handling of administrative appeals to the Provider Reimbursement Review Board, and has advised pharmaceutical companies on compliance with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Advertising Act (CAN-SPAM).

Prior to joining Moses & Singer, Nora practiced in the health care and academic and clinical research groups at Verrill Dana, LLP.     

Professional Affiliations
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Boston Bar Association
Biography

Nora Lawrence Schmitt is an associate in Moses and Singer’s Healthcare and Privacy & Cybersecurity practices.   

Nora advises academic medical centers, pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, and physician organizations on the conduct and oversight of clinical research, including human subject protection and the privacy of research subjects’ information.  She counsels academic medical centers and other research organizations on research affiliations and contracting matters and regularly assists healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies on matters related to HIPAA, HITECH, and state privacy laws.  She supports healthcare providers in the field of managed care contracting, including in the formation and maintenance of accountable care organizations, physician hospital organizations, and independent practice associations.  Nora also provides counsel regarding fraud and abuse laws, including the Stark Laws and the Anti-Kickback Statute.  Nora has experience representing healthcare providers in Medicare and Medicaid payment disputes, including the handling of administrative appeals to the Provider Reimbursement Review Board, and has advised pharmaceutical companies on compliance with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Advertising Act (CAN-SPAM).

Prior to joining Moses & Singer, Nora practiced in the health care and academic and clinical research groups at Verrill Dana, LLP.     

Professional Affiliations
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Boston Bar Association
Education
  • Boston College Law School (J.D., cum laude)
  • Amherst College (B.A., magna cum laude)
Bar/Court Admissions
  • Massachusetts
  • Maine
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maine
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit