Allison Shuren Co-Chairs the Life Sciences and Healthcare Regulatory Group at the law firm of Arnold & Porter. She advises a wide range of health care clients on regulatory, reimbursement and compliance matters with a particular focus on federal and state healthcare fraud and abuse laws, and the representation of clients in government investigations and qui tam actions involving False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, and the Health Care Fraud allegations. She counsels on complex referral and joint venture arrangements, development of clinically-integrated networks, and coverage and payment for new technology. Her clients include large international manufacturers of medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and biologics; emerging companies with early-stage concepts; hospitals and integrated health networks; ambulatory surgery centers, diagnostic testing facilities; dialysis providers; physicians; physician practice management companies; and developers of mobile and digital health technology. Before she began her legal career, Ms. Shuren was a practicing critical care pediatric nurse practitioner concentrating in pediatric cardiovascular disease and neonatal pediatric surgery.