Renee M. Howard - Perkins Coie LLP

Renee M. Howard

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 206-359-6751

Renee Howard is a partner with the firm's Litigation practice. Renee is experienced in representing a wide range of health care providers and suppliers, including hospitals and health systems, academic medical centers, physicians, imaging centers, and medical suppliers and distributors. She has represented health care clients in litigation and government investigations implicating the federal False Claims Act, the federal Anti-Kickback Statute and physician self-referral (Stark) laws, state Medicaid issues and health care licensing matters. Renee also assists clients with internal investigations of allegations of fraud or other noncompliance with state or federal health care laws, and responding to Medicare, Medicaid and third party payor audits. Renee regularly advises clients on Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement and payment issues, structuring financial relationships under fraud and abuse and self-referral laws, and other health care compliance matters.

University of Notre DameBA University of Notre Dame, The Law SchoolJ.D.
American Bar AssociationAmerican Health Lawyers Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington


Office Location

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101-3099
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Seattle Metro Area
Renee M. Howard has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Health Care Law