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Verrill Dana Welcomes Health Care and Privacy Attorney Nadine Peters

December 13, 2018 Press Releases

(December 13, 2018)– Verrill Dana is pleased to welcome attorney Nadine Peters to the firm's nationally recognized Health Care Group as a Partner in its Boston office. Peters brings more than 15 years of experience as a health care and privacy attorney, with a focus in the life sciences industry.

Most recently, Peters served as Deputy General Counsel at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), an independent non-profit organization authorized under the Affordable Care Act to fund comparative effectiveness research. Prior to PCORI, she was a Partner in Hogan Lovells' Health and Privacy & Information Management practice groups and an attorney at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the General Counsel.

Peters' in-depth experience counseling a range of clients in the health care, clinical research and biopharmaceutical areas on multifaceted regulatory matters will be a valuable asset to Verrill Dana's Health Care Group and its thriving regulatory practice. She will focus her practice on HIPAA and other privacy laws, human subjects research regulations, genomics research, electronic health information exchange, distributed data research networks, and consumer health technology and mobile applications.

Peters received her law degree from the Boston University School of Law and her master's degree from the Boston University School of Public Health. She earned her bachelor's degree from Brown University.

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