Bill Mathias advises healthcare companies on complex fraud and abuse and Stark Law issues. He draws on over two decades of experience to address thorny healthcare regulatory questions. He regularly assists clients with internal and government investigations and corporate compliance matters.
Bill is a recognized leader on compliance with the federal Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS), the Stark Physician Self-Referral Law, the Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery Act (EKRA) and the federal Civil Monetary Penalty regulations. He helps healthcare companies and investors evaluate opportunities by identifying legal and compliance risks and then assists in developing transaction structures that mitigate those risks.
American Health Law Association — Fraud & Abuse Practice Group, Vice Chair (2008–2014), Advisory Opinion Task Force (2004–2008); Mentoring Program; Public Interest Contributor
American Bar Association — Health Law Section: Co-Chair, Planning Committee, Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law Conference (2022-present); Vice Chair, Planning Committee, Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law Conference (2017–2022); and Vice Chair, Business & Transactions Interest Group (2009-2012)
Maryland State Bar Association
Serjeants Inn Law Club
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference
Legal Aid Bureau —Young Lawyers Division, Past Board Member
The Best Lawyers in America© — Health Care Law (2021-2023)
Expert Guides to the Leading Lawyers — Best of the Best USA, Healthcare Category (2014)
Maryland Super Lawyers (2012–2014)
Nightingale’s Health Care News — “Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyer” (2008), “Outstanding Young Healthcare Lawyer” (2003)
Maryland Law Review — Associate Editor