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DLA Piper LLP (US)
SUITE 2500
AUSTIN,TEXAS 78701-3799
United States
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Work Department

International Trade, Regulatory and Government Affairs; Administrative Law; Appellate Advocacy; Employment; Environment, Health and Safety; Employment Litigation and Dispute Resolution; Investigations; Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations; FDA; Healthcare; Government Contracting; Life Sciences


Partner; Chair, Healthcare Regulatory Enforcement and Compliance Practice


Karen Nelson focuses her practice on complex health care enforcement, compliance and regulatory matters.

Karen represents health industry clients concerning compliance with, and enforcement of, health industry laws and regulations—particularly in matters involving billing, audits and investigations, reimbursement,  conditions of participation, privacy, physician and referral source relationships, facility licensing, and transactional due diligence.


J.D., Baylor University School of Law; M.A., Southern Methodist University; B.A., Texas Tech University