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Thomas F. Hancock, IV

Chip concentrates his practice on healthcare compliance and reimbursement. He counsels hospitals, health systems, physician practices, and other healthcare providers on the constantly changing laws and regulations governing payment from Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, and commercial payers. Chip represents healthcare providers in defense of audits and investigations conducted by government contractors, commercial payers, the Office of Inspector General (OIG), and the Department of Justice (DOJ). He also helps healthcare providers mitigate their risk under the False Claims Act by conducting internal compliance investigations and preparing self-disclosures to the government.

Prior to joining HDJN, Chip was a Captain in the United States Marine Corps. While on active duty, he deployed to Ramadi, Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, where he earned a Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with combat ā€œVā€. He later deployed to Fallujah, Iraq, also in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. After returning from his second deployment, Chip was selected to join Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Chip graduated from the first class of the Marine Special Operations Forces Individual Training Course in 2009 and later served as the Team Leader for Marine Special Operations Team 8333.

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS

Virginia Military Institute, B.A.
University of Richmond School of Law, J.D.

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

Indiana
Virginia

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