Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Compliance Faculty

Heidi Sorenson

Title/s: Of Counsel, Foley & Lardner LLP

E-mail: hsorenson@luc.edu

About

Heidi A. Sorensen is of counsel and a health care lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Ms. Sorensen has extensive experience in health care fraud and abuse and compliance issues. In particular, Ms. Sorensen has worked with medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers and corporate health care providers in the negotiation of False Claims Act settlements and corporate integrity agreements, and the resolution of matters under the Civil Monetary Penalties Law and the Office of Inspector General's exclusion authorities.

Prior to joining Foley, Ms. Sorensen was chief in the Administrative & Civil Remedies Branch of the Office of Counsel to the Inspector General (OCIG) at the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Ms. Sorensen served as OCIG's coordinator for the Provider Self-Disclosure Protocol and as coordinator for the Physicians at Teaching Hospitals national project. Ms. Sorensen previously served OCIG as senior counsel and as deputy branch chief.

Ms. Sorensen formerly practiced health care and government contracts law in Washington, D.C. with the law firm of Miller & Chevalier. Ms. Sorensen also has served as a legislative assistant and law clerk for the Council of the District of Columbia.

Degrees

JD, Georgetown University Law Center

Program Areas

Conducting Internal Investigations