Meghan Riordan’s practice focuses on providing advice to healthcare providers, including hospitals, physicians and physicians’ groups, and nursing and long term care facilities. Understanding the complex regulatory environment in which hospitals and other healthcare providers operate, Meghan advises clients in matters as diverse as HIPAA, provider supervision, Medicare & Medicaid reimbursement, the Stark Law and Anti-Kickback statutes, 340B drug pricing program, state licensing board requirements, and medical staff, credentialing and peer review.
She also assists clients with general healthcare-related business and operational issues including drafting organizational documents, employment and service contracts, and provider policies. She frequently represents healthcare clients in practice acquisitions and mergers. Meghan has also represented clients through various stages of state and federal government investigation and inquiry.
Meghan represents regulated utilities and health care entities in commercial contract, condemnation, construction defect, encroachment, personal injury and wrongful death claims.
Meghan teaches “Health Policy and the Law” as an adjunct professor at Furman University.
- Pace Law School, J.D., 2013
- Fordham University, B.A., 2010
- New York, 2014
- South Carolina, 2014
- Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch Administrative / Regulatory Law 2023, Commercial Litigation (2021-2023) and Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (2021-2023)
- South Carolina Super Lawyers® “Rising Stars” Health Care 2022
- Greenville Business Magazine "Legal Elite of the Upstate" Healthcare Law (2016, 2018-2022)
- Leadership Greenville, Class 43
- South Carolina Bar, Healthcare Law Section Council
- South Carolina Women Lawyers Association
- Greenville Chamber, Board of Advisors (2022-Present)
- Generations Group, Board of Directors (2018-Present), President (2020-Present)
- Warehouse Theatre, Board of Directors (2015-2021), President (2018-2020)
- American Health Lawyers Association
- Furman University, Adjunct Professor (2016-Present) and Mentor for the Women’s Basketball Team (2019-Present)
- International Center of the Upstate, former Secretary and Board Member
- Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Gala Committee Member (2015-2016), Chair of the Children’s Art Project (2014-2016)
- “EMTALA and the South Carolina Fetal Heartbeat and Protection from Abortion Act,” HSB Blog, July 18, 2022
- “CMS Issues Emergency Regulation Requiring COVID-19 Vaccinations for Health Care Staff,” HSB Blog, November 5, 2021
- “CRCF Resident Agreements,” South Carolina Association of Resident Care Homes (SCARCH) Seminar, Charleston, SC, June 23, 2016, Spartanburg, SC, May 10, 2016 and Columbia, SC, April 27, 2016
- “Hospital Consolidation via Long-Term Lease Arrangements,” American Health Lawyers Association Business Law & Governance, Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2015