C. Trey Scott

C. Trey Scott2018-10-25T18:08:07+00:00

Associate Attorney

Trey Scott 214x300 - C. Trey ScottTrey Scott received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees from Texas Tech University at Lubbock. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law in 2012.

During law school, Trey was a member of the Student Bar Association, serving as the Social Chair and 3L representative. Mr. Scott also interned with the 106th District Court of Texas in Lamesa, Texas in 2010. In private practice, he has worked with medical practitioners on Meaningful Use appeals, matters involving the National Practitioner Databank, Medicare/Medicaid investigations, wage and hour lawsuits, contract litigation, payor post-payment audits and appeals, government surveys/appeals/compliance. Trey is licensed in Texas, and currently focuses his practice on health law and health care regulatory compliance, as well as administrative law and civil litigation.

Since joining Kennedy Attorneys & Counselors at Law in 2015, he has assisted clients in civil and administrative litigation, payment and reimbursement appeals, before professional licensing boards, regulatory licensure, filings and compliance, fraud and abuse defense, employment law, transactional issues and other provider matters.

Areas of Practice

  • Health Law and Regulatory Compliance
  • Medicare/Medicaid Fraud & Abuse, Overpayments, Payment Suspensions
  • Meaningful Use Appeals
  • Provider Participation in State and Federal Health care Programs
  • State Health care
  • Administrative Law
  • Qui Tam (whistleblower)
  • Criminal Defense
  • Civil Litigation

Publications

  • I’ll Be Watching You: Fraud and Abuse in Medicare
    First Healthcare Compliance Weekly Newsletter, June 4, 2018
  • Don’t Ditch the Dispute Process – You Could Save Big Bucks
    Dallas Medical Journal, May 2018, Vol. 104, No. 5, Pages 38-39
  • What If? Using Medicare Regulations to Control and Commercialize Rainwater Harvesting
    Texas A&M Journal of Property Law, February 2018, Vol. 4, No. 3, Pages 217-235
    Are You on the NPDB Naughty List or Nice List?
    Dallas Medical Journal, May 2017, Vol. 103, No. 5, Pages 34-35
  • Schedule II Drugs
    Dallas Medical Journal, May 2015, Vol. 101, No. 5, Page 129
  • Rain Catching: An Analysis of Rainwater Harvesting Law in Texas
    Texas Environmental Law Journal, November 2014, Vol. 44, No. 3 Pages 375-390.
  • Catching Rain: Who Owns Harvested Rainwater?
    Dallas Bar Association’s Headnotes, December 2013, Vol. 38, No. 12, Page 6.
  • Case Law Update
    Agricultural Management Committee Newsletter, August 2011, Vol. 15, No. 3, Pages 3-5.

Presentations

  • Moneytalks: Medicare Part A and Part B Appeals
    June 19, 2018 | First Healthcare Compliance WebinarAin’t No Sunshine: Enforcement Actions Against Healthcare Providers
    April 28, 2018 | NMA Regional Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi
  • Trial Preparation from Start to Finish Topics: Creating a Trial Notebook and Preparing Your Witnesses
    November 17, 2017 | Austin, Texas
  • Stayin’ Alive in the Era of Fraud and Abuse
    November 4, 2017 | Louisiana Medical Association, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Health Care Business Law Panelist
    July 24, 2017 | NBI Webcast
  • Stayin’ Alive
    April 8, 2017 | NMA Regional Conference, San Antonio, Texas
  • Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medicaid Topic: Fraud in Medicaid
    December 8, 2016 | NBI, Dallas, Texas

Admissions

  • United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas and before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Certifications

  • Certified Professional Compliance Officer