NEW YORK, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- /Continental Who's Who/- Catherine G. Patsos is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Legal Services as a result of her role as Managing Member with The Law Office of Catherine G. Patsos, LLC. Catherine Patsos is a New York health care attorney with extensive experience in representing health care providers. Catherine concentrates her practice in health care reimbursement, regulatory and compliance matters, including the following: -Advising health care providers on government and private insurance reimbursement issues;-Counseling health care providers on establishing Accountable Care Organizations;-Defending health care providers in administrative proceedings; and-Representing health care providers in developing arrangements in compliance with the federal anti-kickback Statute physician self-referral law, and other fraud and abuse laws and regulations. As a former Special Counsel at a major national law firm, Catherine has extensive experience representing providers in myriad areas of the health care reimbursement, regulatory and compliance arena. She has successfully advised clients on numerous health care coverage and reimbursement issues, provided guidance on regulatory and compliance requirements, and advised clients on avoiding potential fraud and abuse claims, as well as defending such claims. In addition, Catherine has defended Health Care Providers in numerous Government audits, including audits by the New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General, the New York State Attorney General, the Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General, and the Department of Justice. Furthermore, she is accredited by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the preparation, presentation and prosecution of claims for veterans' benefits. Catherine earned her J.D., cum laude from New York Law School and also holds a B.S. in Marketing from the Fashion Institute of Technology. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and its Health Law Section as well as the American Health Lawyers Association. She also serves as Vice President of the Board of Directors of Community Access, Inc. and Secretary of the Advisory Board for the Lollipop Theater Network. For more information, please visit www.healthcarelawllc.com. About Us Continental Who's Who has become one of the most respected and trusted publishers around the globe. We spotlight thousands of professional individuals and organizations each year who "stand-out" in their specific field. Included are executives and officials in business, science, education, philanthropy, religion, government, the fourth estate, finance, law, engineering, authors, the musically talented elite as well as numerous additional industries.