Spodek Law Group handles tough cases
nationwide, that demand excellence.
Covered by NYDaily News. Las Vegas man accused of threatening a prominent attorney and making vile remarks.
Covered by New York Times, and other outlets. Fake heiress accused of conning the city’s wealthy, and has an HBO special being made about her.
Accused of stalking Alec Baldwin. The case garnered nationwide attention, with USAToday, NYPost, and other media outlets following it closely.
Juror who prompted calls for new Ghislaine Maxwell trial turns to lawyer who defended Anna Sorokin.
Clients can use our portal to track the status of their case, stay in touch with us, upload documents, and more.
Regardless of the type of situation you're facing, our attorneys are here to help you get quality representation.
We can setup consultations in person, over Zoom, or over the phone to help you. Bottom line, we're here to help you win your case.
The Spodek Law Group understands how delicate high-profile cases can be, and has a strong track record of getting positive outcomes. Our lawyers service a clientele that is nationwide. With offices in both LA and NYC, and cases all across the country - Spodek Law Group is a top tier law firm.
Todd Spodek is a second generation attorney with immense experience. He has many years of experience handling 100’s of tough and hard to win trials. He’s been featured on major news outlets, such as New York Post, Newsweek, Fox 5 New York, South China Morning Post, Insider.com, and many others.
In 2022, Netflix released a series about one of Todd’s clients: Anna Delvey/Anna Sorokin.
Why Clients Choose Spodek Law Group
The reason is simple: clients want white glove service, and lawyers who can win. Every single client who works with the Spodek Law Group is aware that the attorney they hire could drastically change the outcome of their case. Hiring the Spodek Law Group means you’re taking your future seriously. Our lawyers handle cases nationwide, ranging from NYC to LA. Our philosophy is fair and simple: our nyc criminal lawyers only take on clients who we know will benefit from our services.
We’re selective about the clients we work with, and only take on cases we know align with our experience – and where we can make a difference. This is different from other law firms who are not invested in your success nor care about your outcome.
If you have a legal issue, call us for a consultation.
We are available 24/7, to help you with any – and all, challenges you face.
Last Updated on: 27th May 2023, 12:18 pm
If you are a physician licensed to practice medicine in New Jersey and you receive a communication from the Board regarding any alleged violation or find yourself under criminal investigation, you need an experienced New Jersey medical license defense attorney to represent you. Before you discuss your case with investigators, call our office to schedule a consultation. We will explain your options, advise you on the correct course of action, and in most cases dramatically minimize damages.
We can help have represent New Jersey physicians before the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners in all types of licensure matters stemming from administrative and criminal violations, applications for license reinstatement, and appeals.
N.J. Stat. 45:1-21 provides grounds upon which the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners may discipline a New Jersey physician. These grounds include:
While many factors may trigger a professional misconduct investigation and subsequent disciplinary action by the Board, some areas are among the most common reasons for discipline. These include:
If the Board makes findings of misconduct at the administrative hearings or the matter is resolved by a Consent Order where the physician admits misconduct, the Board may take any of the following disciplinary actions. Penalties may range from issuing a public letter of warning, reprimand, or censure, levying hefty monetary fines, orders of restitution or placing restrictions on license. The Board may demand that the licensee seek professional treatment, including physical and psychiatric evaluations, or complete additional educational training. Of the most drastic disciplinary measures are license suspensions and revocations.
In case involving criminal charges against physicians and any other licensed professional, it is crucial to retain not just any criminal defense attorney but a criminal defense attorney who understands the potential effect of various criminal case dispositions on client?s licensure. In addition to handling professional license defense cases, we are skilled criminal trial attorneys and we will not advise you to enter a plea bargain unless absolutely dictated by your best interests.
When a physician is under investigation for professional misconduct, the stakes are high. More than just your license is in jeopardy. We understand the risks involved and we take every case extremely seriously.
Our New Jersey Medicaid and Medicare exclusion attorneys represent Medicaid and Medicare providers that have been excluded from participation in the program as the result of criminal conviction or a disciplinary action.
When it comes to participation in some insurance programs such as Medicaid and Medicare and to being granted hospital privileges, physicians have fewer rights that most of them might think. A criminal indictment for activity that would be a crime in New Jersey and that relates to the practice of medicine, may and often does result in automatic suspension from participating in the Medicaid program, for example, although the physician is innocent until proven guilty.
A criminal conviction or a disciplinary action may adversely affect a physician’s panel membership or hospital privileges. Entities such as insurance companies, hospitals, and HMOs have implemented procedures to determine their member’s fitness and have their own standards for accepting and dismissing physicians. When filing out the review form, you should when unsure, feel free to consult with our attorneys.
As a physician licensed to practice medicine in New Jersey, your career is on the line when faced with an alleged violation or criminal investigation. Before discussing your case with investigators, consult with our experienced New Jersey medical license defense attorneys to guide you through this overwhelming process and, in most cases, dramatically minimize damages.
At our firm, we excel at representing New Jersey physicians before the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners in all types of licensure matters. Whether you’re dealing with administrative and criminal violations, applications for license reinstatement, or appeals, we have the expertise you need to protect your career.
The New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners has various grounds upon which it may discipline a physician, as laid out in N.J. Stat. 45:1-21. These infractions include:
| Obtaining a license by fraud, deception, or misrepresentation|| Dishonesty and fraud|
| Gross negligence, malpractice, or incompetence|| Repeated acts of negligence, malpractice, or incompetence|
| Professional or occupational misconduct|| Convictions of any crime or offense involving moral turpitude|
| License suspension or revocation in other states|| Noncompliance with Board Act regulations|
| Incapability to discharge functions in accordance with public health and safety|| Insurance fraud, drug or alcohol abuse|
| Illegal prescription/dispensation of controlled substances|| Allowing unlicensed individuals to practice acts requiring licensure|
| Advertising fraudulently|
While numerous factors can trigger a professional misconduct investigation, some of the most common reasons for disciplinary action include:
If the Board finds misconduct after administrative hearings or the matter is resolved by a Consent Order where the physician admits misconduct, they may enforce disciplinary actions. Penalties may range from issuing a public letter of warning, reprimand, or censure, levying hefty monetary fines, and placing restrictions on the license. The Board may demand that the licensee seeks professional treatment or completes additional educational training. The most drastic disciplinary measures include license suspensions and revocations.
In cases involving criminal charges, it is critical to retain a criminal defense attorney who understands the potential effect of various criminal case dispositions on your licensure. Not only do we handle professional license defense cases, but our knowledgeable criminal trial attorneys will advise you on plea bargains with your best interests in mind. When a physician is under investigation for professional misconduct, the stakes are high, and we understand the risks involved. Therefore, we take every case extremely seriously.
Our New Jersey Medicaid and Medicare exclusion attorneys represent providers that have been excluded from participating in the program due to criminal convictions or disciplinary actions.
When it comes to participating in insurance programs such as Medicaid and Medicare and obtaining hospital privileges, physicians have fewer rights than they might think. Entities such as insurance companies, hospitals, and HMOs have implemented procedures to determine a member’s fitness and have their own standards for accepting and dismissing physicians. When filling out the review form, consult with our experienced attorneys to ensure that you are protecting your rights and career.
Please fill out the form below to receive a free consultation, we will respond to
your inquiry within 24-hours guaranteed.