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  • Education
    • J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2010, Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Associate Articles Editor; E. Nathaniel Gates Scholar; David Berg Public Interest Fellow
    • B.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 2007, Terry Foundation Scholar
Alexis Angell is dedicated to providing effective, efficient, and innovative legal solutions. A member of the Health Care Litigation practice, Alexis handles matters which include:
  • Representing health care clients in complex commercial litigation cases
  • Advising peer review committees on quality of care, conduct, and wellness issues concerning physicians
  • Counseling health care entities regarding reports to the National Practitioner Data Bank and state licensing boards
  • Advising health care entities about their bylaws, policies, and procedures
  • Representing Medical Executive Committees at mediation and peer review hearings
Alexis understands your perspective whether bringing a suit or defending a claim.  Prior to joining Polsinelli, Alexis defended major insurance carriers at trial and arbitrations, and developed complex civil recovery actions on behalf of insurance carriers to recoup payments and expose fraudulent billing schemes.

Alexis routinely presents on a variety of topics including the National Practitioner Data Bank,  physician and nurse peer review, and Board member duties and responsibilities at client locations throughout the country. Presentations are offered as a client benefit and provide in-house teams the opportunity to hear information relevant to their businesses and industries.

Alexis also presents among her peers, including webinars regarding mediation in peer review and impaired practitioners for the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) and before the Dallas Bar Association Health Law Section regarding the heightened protections given to mental health records.  AHLA has published Alexis’s articles addressing the updated National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) Guidebook in 2015, mediation in peer review in 2016, addressing complaints of sexual harassment through medical staff peer review, and additional updates to the NPDB Guidebook in 2018.
eAlerts Updates
November 2018
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#MeToo and Medical Staffs: Best Practices for Handling Allegations of Physician Sexual Misconduct
Published, AHLA Connections
October 2018
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Medical Staff Rules, Regulations, Policies, and Procedures: Maximizing the Role of Medical Services Professionals and Staff Attorneys, Part I: Managing Physician Behavior
Webinar Co-Hosted by the American Health Lawyers Association and the National Association Medical Staff Services
January 25, 2018
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20 Things I Wish I Knew as a Young Lawyer
Moderator; Dallas Bar Association
March 17, 2017
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Mediation in Peer Review: A Pearl Hiding in Plain Sight
Speaker; AHLA Alternative Dispute Resolution Affinity Group
February 14, 2017
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HIPAA and Texas Privacy Laws: Integration of Privacy Standards and Protection of Mental Health Records
Speaker, Dallas Bar Association - Health Law Section
May 18, 2016
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AHLA Practice Group Newsletter
November 18, 2015
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Report, Or Not to Report: That Is the New NPDB Guidebook Question
National Association Medical Staff Services
Fort Worth/Dallas Chapter
August 15, 2015