Starnes Davis Florie LLP welcomes Catherine (“Cat”) Kirkland as a partner of the firm’s Mobile office. A native of Long Beach, Mississippi, Cat joins the firm’s transactional and regulatory healthcare practice. Cat’s nationwide practice focuses on advising healthcare providers on a variety of reimbursement, regulatory, compliance, and operational matters. She brings considerable experience with supplemental Medicaid programs, physician contracting, hospital collaborations, complex financial modeling, and compliance planning.
Prior to joining Starnes, Cat was a partner at an Austin, Texas law firm, which specialized solely on nationwide, transactional healthcare matters. She received her law degree from the University of Texas School of Law in 2011 and an undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 2008.