FRANCESCA R. OZINAL is an Associate in the Health Care and Life Sciences practice, in the Washington, DC, office of Epstein Becker Green. She focuses her practice on such areas as fraud and abuse, telehealth, federal and state regulatory and compliance issues affecting a broad range of health care stakeholders, litigation, government investigations, and due diligence.
Ms. Ozinal is a contributing author of Epstein Becker Green's Telemental Health Laws app, the firm’s latest and most comprehensive survey of state telehealth laws, regulations, and policies for mental and behavioral health practitioners and stakeholders across all 50 states and the District of Columbia. In March 2020, in response to COVID-19, Ms. Ozinal co-authored an update for the app, on regulatory efforts to expand access to telehealth.
During law school, Ms. Ozinal was the Executive Editor of the Administrative Law Review and received academic excellence awards for Health Law and Healthcare Fraud and Abuse. She also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Russell F. Canan at the D.C. Superior Court and as a legal intern at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia.
Before attending law school, Ms. Ozinal was an analyst for three years in the DC office of a health care-focused strategic advisory and financial services firm. She previously served as a congressional intern for Representative Todd Platts of Pennsylvania.
- American University, Washington College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2016)
- Executive Editor, Administrative Law Review
- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A., with distinction and highest honors, 2010)
- District of Columbia
- American Bar Association, Health Law Section