Barbara Duffy is President of Lane Powell and has extensive experience representing clients in complex commercial litigation, health care and regulatory disputes, and class actions.
Barb has tried bench and jury trials in state and federal courts and has extensive experience with arbitration proceedings. She regularly advises national and local clients on matters related to False Claims Act, qui tam, investigations and class action defense strategies.
In 2004, Barb saw an opportunity to develop a cross functional team to meet the legal needs of the senior living and long term care industry. Under her leadership, the firm has become recognized as a top tier provider of legal counsel for providers in this industry. As part of her ongoing commitment to the health care industry, Barb serves as Chair of the American Health Care Association’s Legal Committee. Barb's practice is complex commercial litigation with an emphasis on regulatory and health care disputes.