Have you been accused of professional misconduct? Are you being investigated for a quality of care issue? Your professional license may be at risk. An experienced healthcare license defense attorney will help you defend your career and reputation. Ken Behzadi helps physicians, nurses, dentists, chiropractors and other healthcare professionals by delicately dealing with licensing boards during investigations, hearings or appeals. If you have been charged with professional misconduct or a crime such as domestic violence, DUI or any other offense, Ken Behzadi can provide effective assistance in your proceedings.
Your ability to practice your chosen profession is critical, and all allegations should be taken seriously, with the help of an attorney experienced in these matters. Ken Behzadi will carefully interact with state licensing boards and meticulously utilize their procedures and regulations and work diligently on your matter in order to maximize a favorable result.
Different professional licensing bodies have different standards for the discipline of persons charged with these offenses. A licensing board may defer action against the professional’s license until the criminal case is resolved, but practices may differ from one disciplinary board to the next, and may vary based on the charges involved.
Ken can also help professionals whose past conviction created licensing problems or suspension, and can assist with re-entry or re-admission to professional licensing.
What is a Healthcare Licensing Accusation?
A healthcare licensing accusation is a formal action filed against a professional license holder for alleged violations of the law. A violation may be the result of a criminal conviction or misconduct. An attorney can help you evaluate the evidence presented against your licensing, and advise you on the best way to proceed in defending your case.
What is a Healthcare Licensing Citation?
Professional licensing boards may issue citations for alleged violations of the law. A citation may appear on your record with the licensing board and may be used to substantiate disciplinary actions. As with an accusation, an attorney can help you evaluate the evidence presented against your licensing, and advise you on the best way to proceed in defending your case.
What are possible defenses to a Healthcare Licensing Accusation?
Possible defense approaches include addressing or refuting the questions raised by the licensing body, negotiation of a settlement agreed to by all involved parties or a rigorous defense of your licensing through appropriate hearings.
Defense actions must typically be taken within specified time limits, as per the licensing organization’s policies. You should contact an attorney as soon as possible after receiving notice of a pending Accusation.
Contacting a professional license defense lawyer in Los Angeles
Professional licensing boards have the right and ability to discipline the members of their respective regulated professions in the case of misconduct or a criminal conviction. If you are facing criminal charges of any kind, you should contact Ken Behzadi immediately to learn more about your rights, your defenses, and the legal system process.