Marlena M. Gutierrez
Marlena Gutierrez represents clients in a variety of healthcare matters from compliance to litigation consulting.
Marlena Gutierrez counsels clients on a wide variety of healthcare and healthcare-adjacent industry matters related to HIPAA, government audits, physician agreements, and associated federal and state regulatory issues.
Marlena also assists healthcare providers and other clients in the healthcare industry in complex professional and commercial litigation, investigations, and administrative proceedings involving allegations of professional negligence, fraud and abuse, wrongful credentialing, sham peer review, and corporate direct and vicarious liability.
Marlena advises healthcare clients regarding entity formation and structuring, contract review, drafting of organizational documents including bylaws, company agreements and partnership agreements, and preparation and negotiation of transaction documents relating to mergers, equity sales, and asset sales within the healthcare industry.
Marlena has expanded her practice in order to advise hemp and cannabis companies regarding medical and adult-use marijuana licensing, regulatory, compliance, business entity formation, and litigation.