Schwabe Grows Health Care Practice
OverviewRegional law firm Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt continues to expand its health care practice with the addition of Peter Ricoy as special counsel. Ricoy previously worked for Schwabe as an associate before joining Regence Group in 2008.
"We are delighted to welcome Peter back to the firm," said Mark Long, managing partner at Schwabe. "Peter's extensive knowledge in health care, insurance and ERISA health plan issues will be a tremendous resource for the firm's clients."
Ricoy will continue to focus his practice in the area of health care and insurance regulation, as well as corporate and business transactions. While at Regence Group, he gained extensive experience and knowledge on the federal health care reform legislation.
Ricoy is a member and past-chair of the Health Law Section of the Oregon State Bar and the American Health Lawyers Association. Additionally, he fluently speaks Spanish and is a member of the Oregon Hispanic Bar Association, the Hispanic National Bar Association and the Oregon Minority Lawyers Association. Ricoy graduated from Lewis & Clark Law School with a juris doctor degree and the University of Michigan with a Master in Public Policy.