Free Consultation: (706) 502-5375Tap to Call This Lawyer
Dawn Louise Richards

Dawn Louise Richards

Your Business is Our Business
  • Business Law, Employment Law, Health Care Law...
  • Florida, Georgia, Pennsylvania
Badges
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&A
Summary

Dawn Richards has over 25 years experience in business and health care. She graduated with a BS in Accounting in 1991, a Masters in Business Administration in 1995 and a Juris Doctor in 2008.

Her business acumen includes: compliance programs, financial statements, policies and procedures, human resources, employment disputes, contracting, negotiations, business restructuring, taxation and financial operations.

She spent six years with the CapozziAdler firm in Camp Hill, PA practicing employment law, compliance and healthcare reimbursement appeals.

Her previous clients include nursing homes, assisted living facilities, acute care hospitals, charter schools, not-for profit organizations, small businesses, physician practices, and ancillary services companies.

Dawn is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional with over 10 tears of experience in drafting, developing, implementing and monitoring compliance programs.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Employment Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Estate Planning
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
    As allowable by law.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Rates structure varies between FL and PA based on state law.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Georgia
State Bar of Georgia
ID Number: 113566
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Pennsylvania
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
3rd Circuit
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
D.C. Circuit
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Professional Experience
Attorney
Capozzi Adler, P.C.
-
Owner
Law Offices of Dawn Richards
-
CFO
Healthcare Finance
-
Education
Temple University
J.D. | Law
-
Temple University Logo
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
M.S. | Management
-
University of Nevada-Las Vegas Logo
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
B.S. | Accounting
-
University of Nevada-Las Vegas Logo
Professional Associations
Florida Bar Association
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Committee Member
- Current
Activities: Veterans Affairs Committee Health Law Committee
Placeholder image for professional associations.
American Bar Association
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
American Health Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Healthcare Financial Management Association
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Certifications
Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional
HCCA
Websites & Blogs
Website
Legal Answers
2 Questions Answered

Q. Is a job allowed to deny an employee the ability to work from home when the employee is undergoing chemotherapy?
A: If your employer employs 15 or more employees they are required to provide reasonable accommodation for an employee with a disability. Depending upon the nature of the industry and the type of work you do, work from home may or may not be reasonable.
Q. I am an only child.Dad's estate is approx.$25,000.No other heirs.He died intestate.Can I file Small Estate affidavit?
A: You may file a Petition with the court to dispense with administration. The judge will determine if there are other heirs or creditors by advertising in the county of residence or where property is located.
Click here to see all answers
Contact & Map
Dawn Richards Law
142 River Terrace
Suite 104
Ellijay, GA 30540
USA
Telephone: (706) 502-5375