Connecticut Physician Contract Attorney


Our Connecticut physician contract attorneys can review your contract, identify the areas that could be improved, and assist you in negotiating the best doctor contract possible. Contract reviews are necessary when a physician wants to have their interests protected. Each Connecticut physician that requests our assistance with a contract review receives:

  • Available in any state, not only Connecticut
  • Flat-rate pricing, with no hidden costs in reviewing contracts
  • Review of your proposed employment agreement
  • Phone consultation with Attorney Robert Chelle reviewing the contract term by term
  • Follow up with a review of the needed clarifications

Connecticut Physician Contract

There are approximately 13,000 licensed physicians in Connecticut with nearly 7,500 of them specialists.  Approximately 7000 physicians in Connecticut are members of the Connecticut State Medical Society.  Fairfield County, CT has the largest number of practicing physicians providing care in Connecticut.  The Connecticut Medical Examining Board regulates and licenses allopathic and osteopathic physicians. A contract attorney must be familiar with all the rules and regulations in order to effectively review the contract. Physician contract reviews must take into account all these rules and laws. And there are other important points to review such as wrongful termination, future planning and disability.

New resident doctors in CT, attending physicians, a physician entering into his first employment contract in healthcare or established physicians looking for new employment in Connecticut can all benefit from a thorough contract review. By employing an experienced attorney for your representation in CT, you can ensure that you will be able to fully understand the extensive and complex wording included in your contract. Reviews all include making sure the client understands terms. By having a full and complete understanding of the medical contract, you will be in a better position to make your own decision on whether or not you want to enter into the employment agreement which will affect your career life for years to come. Cities in Connecticut where you can find a contract lawyer to review your employment agreement include:

Employment Contracts

The present day conclusion is simple: A CT physician should not enter into any employment contract without having the agreement reviewed by a competent attorney. There are lawyers who know contract and license law and can review the employment agreement thoroughly. Attorneys are there for you to use to ensure your interests are protected in doing complete and competent reviews. Attorneys with specialized knowledge can help so you aren’t impacted by bad contracts, a breach of contract, future litigation, legal matters or civil disputes. It can be quite a problem when you as a client or employee enter into a fight with an employer on wrongful matters. There is simply too much at risk for a physician to take Connecticut legal contracts into their own hands. Contracts not written well can significantly impact a physician’s family, lifestyle, and future. There are many important contract terms and clauses which can present complex and diverse issues for any CT physician, including:

  • Non-competition clauses
  • Inadequate professional liability insurance and tail coverage (for accidents and more)
  • Unfavorable call schedules
  • Production Bonuses (RVU, net income or hybrid structures)
  • Not enough paid-time-off or leave (PTO) or Vacation time
  • Biased Termination Provisions (With or Without Cause)
  • Continuing Medical Education (CME)
  • Dues and Fees in a practice
  • Compensation

Connecticut Physician Agreement Review

Coming into a new US organization for employment with a favorable medical contract can put the physician in a positive financial situation for years to come, including in retirement. To get favorable business contracts, you should find experienced lawyers who know all about the healthcare laws of the state and can do reviews with those in mind. Contract attorneys are aware of the rules and regulations and the exact wordings and form needed. Before you sign the most important contract of your life, it is time to contact an experienced Connecticut Physician Contract Attorney for assistance. Contract attorneys have the care, knowledge and resources to give you confidence in signing your contract.