Law Office of Suzanne Suarez Hurley

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Firm Overview


Having practiced healthcare law for twenty-four years, Ms. Hurley is well-equipped to effectively represent and defend physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals. She is dedicated to the provision of professional legal services to licensees and healthcare facilities throughout the state of Florida.


With more than fourteen years’ experience in the field of regulatory law, Ms. Hurley is attuned to her clients’ legal difficulties. She strives to protect her clients’ interests through uncompromising ethics and meticulous attention to detail. Ms. Hurley is also certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Circuit Court Mediator.


Most administrative law matters involve an opportunity for a formal evidentiary hearing by an Administrative Law Judge with the Division of Administrative Hearings (DOAH). These include individual and business professional license or permit denials, disciplinary proceedings, defense of Medicaid audits, or challenges to governmental rules and regulations that affect a person’s or business entity’s substantial interests. Ms. Hurley is experienced with DOAH litigation, having done multiple trials and administrative appeals statewide.


When litigation is not the best way to resolve a dispute between governmental regulators and the professional licensee, Ms. Hurley solves the problem with creative solutions, good communication, and advocacy skills. She strives to maintain open lines of communication with government decision makers.


Professional practices and owners of healthcare facilities in Florida need to ensure their regulatory compliance by obtaining timely and accurate counsel from those experienced in administrative law. Ms. Hurley has experience with applications for facility licenses and permits from state agencies. Whether it is an out of state healthcare provider seeking authority to practice in Florida or a company that wants to operate a licensed healthcare business in Florida, she has the necessary experience and qualifications. She understands and has worked with governmental agencies responsible for initiating and completing the licensure process.


Ms. Hurley is also available to act as co-counsel with other lawyers and law firms in administrative and licensure matters. She has experience working with outside legal counsel on specific issues and matters where her experience and insight has proven helpful to the client’s needs. She is available to meet your needs when governmental regulations are complicated or confusing.

A Foundation in Law with a Background in Medicine

Serving Healthcare Licensees and Healthcare Facilities Throughout Florida

Settling Disputes in an Ethical manner


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