Sarah E. Coyne - Quarles & Brady LLP

Sarah E. Coyne

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 608-283-2435

Sarah E. Coyne is the national chair of the Firm’s Health Law Group. Sarah represents and advises health care providers (entities and individuals) and health plans on a variety of issues, including:

  • Regulatory Compliance
    • Provider Regulation (Federal and State)
    • Medicare, Conditions of Participation
    • Medicaid Reimbursement
    • Fraud and Abuse (Including voluntary self-disclosure, internal and governmental investigations) 
      • Stark (Anti-Self Referral)
      • Anti-Kickback
      • False Claims Act
    • Medical Information and Ehealth
      • HIPAA Privacy
      • HIPAA Security
      • HITECH
      • Electronic Health Records
      • State Confidentiality Laws
      • Record Retention Requirements
      • Meaningful Use Requirements
    • The Joint Commission Accreditation Standards
    • EMTALA
    • Antitrust
    • Physician and Other Caregiver Reporting
    • Peer Review
      • HCQIA
      • State Peer Review Laws
    • Institutional Review Boards - Clinical Trials Research Compliance
  • Patient Care Issues
    • Informed Consent to Treatment
    • Issues Particular To Minor Patients
    • Ethical Issues/End of Life
    • Patient Claims
    • Medical Errors
    • Confidentiality, Privacy and Security of Health Care Information
    • Sharing Of Electronic Medical Records
    • Medical Staff Issues and Corrective Action
    • Physician, Vendor and Other Contract Negotiations
    • Provider Licensing
    • Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Issues
    • Reproductive Rights Issues

University of WisconsinUniversity of WisconsinBS University of Wisconsin Law SchoolJ.D.
American Bar AssociationAmerican Health Lawyers AssociationWisconsin State Bar AssociationFellows of the American Bar FoundationFellows of the Wisconsin Law FoundationWisconsin Association for Healthcare QualityWisconsin Hospital AssociationWisconsin Society for Healthcare Risk Management International Association of Privacy Professionals

Case History

Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, 1995 

Office Location

33 East Main Street, Suite 900
Madison, WI 53703-3095
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Madison Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Madison Metro Area
Sarah E. Coyne has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Sarah E. Coyne has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Health Care Law (Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Fraud and Abuse, HIPAA, Hospitals, Information Technology, Nurses, Physicians, Regulatory)