Rachael A. Ream

Compliance Attorney

Office Location

600 108th Avenue NE
Bellevue Corporate Plaza, Suite 320
Bellevue, WA 98004

Phone: (425) 533-2690
Fax:

Email: rream@hallrender.com

Biography

Rachael Ream, J.D., Ph.D. represents clients on a broad array of compliance and regulatory matters, including government investigations and qui tam actions, defense of Medicare fraud and abuse accusations, medical necessity, Anti-Kickback and Stark Law compliance, false claims, HIPAA and HITECH compliance, pharmacy regulatory matters and corporate governance. She has experience conducting compliance risk assessments for pharmaceutical and device manufacturers as well as negotiating, reviewing and drafting strategic supply management, equipment leasing and purchase agreements. Ms. Ream has represented hospitals and health systems in strategic transactions, such as hospital mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and physician contracting matters, including co-management arrangements, physician recruitment, employment and medical director agreements, and hospital-based physician agreements.

Ms. Ream has extensive background in academic research. She earned a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Stanford University and completed a post-doctoral research fellowship in Biochemistry at Stanford University School of Medicine.  Prior to graduating from Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Ms. Ream worked as a medical writer and editor in clinical research and helped clients prepare for FDA advisory panels.

Education

  • University of Toledo, B.S., with honors - 1996, Stanford University, Ph.D. - 2002
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude - 2008

Memberships

  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • American Society for Pharmacy Law