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Mark Peterson

Partner
PHONE   208.385.5325
FAX   208.385.5384
EMAIL   mpeterson@hawleytroxell.com
 

Mark Peterson represents multiple medical providers in a wide variety of transactional and litigated matters. His Health Care law practice includes the representation of hospitals in medical indigency, Medicaid and Medicare appeals, medical liens, federal regulatory compliance, involuntary mental health commitments, claims against estates, bankruptcies, collections, and judicial confirmation of contractual relationships with governmental entities. His Health Care law experience also includes representing hospitals in licensing issues and successfully preventing the improper disclosure of mental health records by the Idaho State Department of Health & Welfare. Mr. Peterson has represented providers before the Idaho Supreme Court, Federal District and Bankruptcy Courts, numerous District Courts within the state, administrative bodies appealing improper Medicaid and Medicare denials, and before a majority of the Boards of County Commissioners throughout the State of Idaho.

Mr. Peterson defends numerous employers and sureties at all stages of workers’ compensation matters including at hearings and mediations before the Idaho Industrial Commission and in appellate matters before the Supreme Court of Idaho. Mr. Peterson workers’ compensation experience spans from small companies to some of the largest employers and insurance companies in the world. His experience also includes representing employers and sureties in compliance matters before the Idaho Industrial Commission.

Mark Peterson represents individuals and entities in a wide variety of litigation matters including breach of contract, negligence, liens, collections and other
general litigation.


Practice Areas

Clerkship

Honorable Monte B. Carlson, District Judge for the Fifth District Court for the State of Idaho

Honorable Larry M. Boyle, District Judge for the United States District Court

Education

LAW SCHOOL Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D., 2001

UNDERGRADUATE Brigham Young University, B.S., 1998

Community Activities

Idaho State Bar – Health Law Section, immediate past Chair

Inns of Court – Barrister

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children), volunteer attorney representing abused and neglected children

North Boise Little League, Board Member and Coach

Boy Scouts of America – leader


Mark Peterson

Partner
PHONE   208.385.5325
FAX   208.385.5384
EMAIL   mpeterson@hawleytroxell.com

Biography

Mark Peterson represents multiple medical providers in a wide variety of transactional and litigated matters. His Health Care law practice includes the representation of hospitals in medical indigency, Medicaid and Medicare appeals, medical liens, federal regulatory compliance, involuntary mental health commitments, claims against estates, bankruptcies, collections, and judicial confirmation of contractual relationships with governmental entities. His Health Care law experience also includes representing hospitals in licensing issues and successfully preventing the improper disclosure of mental health records by the Idaho State Department of Health & Welfare. Mr. Peterson has represented providers before the Idaho Supreme Court, Federal District and Bankruptcy Courts, numerous District Courts within the state, administrative bodies appealing improper Medicaid and Medicare denials, and before a majority of the Boards of County Commissioners throughout the State of Idaho.

Mr. Peterson defends numerous employers and sureties at all stages of workers’ compensation matters including at hearings and mediations before the Idaho Industrial Commission and in appellate matters before the Supreme Court of Idaho. Mr. Peterson workers’ compensation experience spans from small companies to some of the largest employers and insurance companies in the world. His experience also includes representing employers and sureties in compliance matters before the Idaho Industrial Commission.

Mark Peterson represents individuals and entities in a wide variety of litigation matters including breach of contract, negligence, liens, collections and other
general litigation.


Practice Areas

Clerkship

Honorable Monte B. Carlson, District Judge for the Fifth District Court for the State of Idaho

Honorable Larry M. Boyle, District Judge for the United States District Court

Education

LAW SCHOOL Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D., 2001

UNDERGRADUATE Brigham Young University, B.S., 1998

Community Activities

Idaho State Bar – Health Law Section, immediate past Chair

Inns of Court – Barrister

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children), volunteer attorney representing abused and neglected children

North Boise Little League, Board Member and Coach

Boy Scouts of America – leader


Memberships & Accolades

Memberships

Idaho State and Federal Courts

U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho

Accomplishments

Martindale Hubbell – AV Preeminent Rating


Articles & Publications

Seminars

“Workers Compensation – What Employers Should Know…a view from your claims examiner and attorney on defending claims and minimizing exposure,” Idaho State Council of SHRM 2016 Employment Law Conference, September 30, 2016

“Let Caution be Your Guide – What is Privileged (or not)? The attorney-client privilege and work product doctrine in workers’ compensation cases.” Moffatt Thomas Breakfast, June 2016

“Recent Developments in Workers’ Compensation.” Moffatt Thomas Breakfast Briefing, December 2015

“Injured Employee’s Return to Work and the Impact on Workers’ Compensation Exposure,” Moffatt Thomas Breakfast Briefing June 2015

“The Intersection of Leave Issues Under Workers’ Compensation, FMLA and ADA,” SHRM 2014 Employment Law Conference

“Hospital Liens,” presented to Idaho State Bar Health Law Section

“The County Medical Indigency Program of Idaho,” presented to Idaho State Bar Health Law Section