Liles Parker PLLC

Liles Parker is a DC-based Law Firm Primarily Representing Health Care Providers and Suppliers Nationwide in Medicare, Medicaid and Private Payor Audits, Investigations & Revocation Actions. Our team includes attorneys who are former Federal Prosecutors, Certified Billers, Coders, and Compliance Officers. (Call 202-298-8750 for a Free Initial Consultation).

At Liles Parker, we understand that extraordinary legal representation begins with talented, committed, health care attorneys. Over the years, Liles Parker attorneys have been recognized for their work in a variety of areas, including corporate governance, business transactions, Medicare, Medicaid and private payor overpayment audits and appeals and civil and criminal litigation.

Our health care attorneys apply decades of focused experience and expertise in the representation of firm clients. In doing so, we have established national reputations in the areas of regulatory compliance, health care law, and corporate transactions. It is for this reason that our health care attorneys are so often asked to speak at national conferences on a wide variety of topics.

Our philosophy is simple — your success is our success. We will always work aggressively to safeguard your financial interests and your personal liberty. We strive to provide quality, innovative, representation in as cost-effective a manner as possible.

Session Presenters

  Robert Liles, JD, MBA, MS — Managing Partner, Liles Parker, PLLC
Robert has an exceptional range of healthcare law. His experience, and down-to-earth character have earned high marks at past PMI conferences. He heads the Washington D.C.- based law firm, Liles Parker, PLLC, one of the nation’s leading law firms representing healthcare providers in civil, criminal, and administrative proceedings related to healthcare fraud defense and regulatory matters. He was the first National Health Care Fraud Coordinator and subsequently worked as Deputy Director of the U.S. Department of Justice, Executive Office for United States Attorneys. He also co-authored PMI’s Certified Medical Compliance Officer (CMCO) credential, and serves as outside compliance counsel to a number of national health care organizations.
  Heidi Kocher, JD, MBA, CHC — Partner, Liles Parker, PLLC
Heidi is a regulatory and transactional attorney and partner with Liles Parker with more than 20 years of experience in health care legal and compliance-related issues. Formerly a chief privacy officer and interim chief compliance officer at a medical device manufacturer, Heidi has also served as an outside compliance expert to a hospital and a clinical laboratory that were under Corporate Integrity Agreements. She has assisted many clients with telehealth issues, including meeting standards and ensuring proper billing, and has helped clients buy and sell practices or entities. She also has significant reimbursement experience, defending payer audits, challenging loss of billing privileges, obtaining HCPCS codes, and other reimbursement related issues.
  Ashley Morgan, JD – Senior Counsel, Liles Parker, PLLC

Ashley Morgan is Senior Counsel at Liles Parker PLLC and focuses her practice on regulatory health care compliance matters, fraud and abuse, and reimbursement issues. Ashley represents health care providers across the country in connection with a wide variety of health law issues including coverage disputes, documentation concerns, compliance, medical board complaints, and revocation / exclusion issues. Ashley has worked with an assortment of providers including dentists, home health companies, hospice agencies, primary care and specialty physicians, mental health professionals, physical therapists, durable medical equipment suppliers, and licensed acupuncturists.

Ashley has handled claims disputes with major payors including Medicare, Medicaid, various BlueCross BlueShield entities, UnitedHealthcare, and Delta Dental. She has extensive experience working on administrative appeals of large alleged extrapolated overpayments assessed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) contractors including Unified Program Integrity Contractors (UPICs) and Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) and by private payors. Ashley has also successfully defended providers against medical board and nursing board complaints.

Ashley is a Certified Medical Compliance Officer and helps clients implement effective compliance programs and provides counsel on mandatory state and industry-specific policies and procedures. In this capacity, Ashley provides on-site walk-throughs to review OSHA compliance and performs training for staff members on HIPAA and other mandatory compliance regulations. Ashley is also a Certified Professional Coder in addition to a Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist and conducts GAP Analyses of provider’s medical record documentation to determine areas for improvement with any CMS or private payor documentation requirements.

Ashley is originally from Bethany Beach, Delaware and now lives with her husband and son in Northern Virginia and works in Liles Parker’s Washington, DC office.