BOARD OF DIRECTORS: State Delegate
PHONE: (716) 200-5158
MEGHANN ROEHL, State Delegate, is an Attorney at Harris Beach PLLC with expertise in Health Care, Business and Commercial Litigation, Product Liability and Comprehensive General Liability with a focus on Long-Term Care.
Ms. Roehl handles legal matters related to personal injury, medical, dental and podiatric malpractice, nursing home negligence, labor law, product liability, municipal law, civil rights, general liability, contract disputes and commercial litigation. She manages all aspects of litigation from commencement through trial and appeals. She provides risk management to all clients and helps to develop policies and procedures for avoiding litigation. She handles professional licensing disputes before New York state agencies. She interprets, negotiates and drafts health care provider agreements and service documentation. Additionally, Ms. Roehl represents health care and human service providers with regulatory, compliance, enforcement, litigation and corporate matters for skilled nursing, assisted living and independent senior housing facilities, home care agencies, clinics, medical transportation providers, pharmacies and other health care professionals. In the municipal law area, she has handled personal injury claims and civil rights matters.
Ms. Roehl is the co-author of Discovery and Admissibility of Peer Review Materials and Department of Health Investigations in Medical Malpractice Litigation,” published in the Winter 2008 issue of the New York State Bar Association's Health Law Journal.
In addition to serving as a State Delegate with WBASNY WNY, Ms. Roehl is active in a number of other associations: the Bar Association of Erie County, director and member; New York State Bar Association, Health Law Committee, member; State University of New York at Buffalo, adjunct professor; Western New York Trial Lawyers Association, member; Defense Research Institute, member; Nardin Academy Alumni Association, member of the Board of Directors; Children's Growth Foundation, member of the Board of Directors.