Healthcare Provider Defense
Drug Diversion, Suspended Sentence
Successful representation of physician charged with DUI, firearm, and controlled substances violations. McKay Chadwell conducted a thorough defense investigation while negotiating with local prosecutors and the Medical Quality Assurance Commission (MQAC). After the client’s completion of treatment through Washington Physicians Health Program (WPHP), McKay Chadwell negotiated dismissal of the DUI and reduction of the other criminal charges as misdemeanors with suspended sentences. The firm negotiated surrender of the client’s medical license in lieu of MQAC discipline.