Kirsten McAuliffe Raleigh Named Stevens & Lee Shareholder

VALLEY FORGE, PA, January 3, 2011 – Stevens & Lee announces that Kirsten McAuliffe Raleigh has been named a Shareholder of the firm effective January 1, 2011.

Kirsten McAuliffe Raleigh focuses her practice on providing regulatory and compliance advice to clients in the health care industry. She helps clients understand and apply the wide variety of regulatory requirements with which health care businesses must comply. She advises clients concerning Medicare and Medicaid coverage and reimbursement issues, licensure and certification of providers and health care services, Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) compliance and tax-exempt issues.

Ms. Raleigh assists clients in developing and implementing corporate compliance programs and in handling internal regulatory investigations. She advises clients on the implementation of corrective action plans, including self-reporting overpayments and regulatory violations to appropriate governmental agencies. Ms. Raleigh’s representation of clients often arises in connection with mergers, acquisitions, restructuring and other business transactions entered into by entities that own and operate health care providers and suppliers. She is a former intern with the Health Care Fraud Unit of the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Ms. Raleigh holds a J.D., cum laude, from Widener University School of Law and a B.A. from Bucknell University. She is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Bar Association.