Joel Hirschhorn Quoted in Reuters

MIAMI, FL – May 1, 2020 – GrayRobinson white collar criminal defense attorneyJoel Hirschhorn, shareholder in the Firm’s Miami law firm office, was quoted in the Reuters article, "Exclusive: U.S. Coronavirus Stimulus Went to Some Healthcare Providers Facing Criminal Inquiries." The article discusses how the U.S. government last month sent $30 billion in stimulus payments to most healthcare providers that billed Medicare last year, which resulted in money flowing to some companies and people facing civil or criminal fraud investigations. Such companies and people include a pain medicine doctor who recently settled a civil false claims case, and an operator of an assisted living facility who is planning to plead guilty to healthcare fraud. “The left hand does not know what the right hand is doing,” said Hirschhorn, who represents both the pain medicine doctor and the assisted living facility operator. Read the full article here