Matt Wolfe concentrates his practice in the areas of administrative litigation, government relations, and health care regulatory matters.
Within his administrative litigation practice, Matt advises and counsels clients subject to federal and state regulatory actions. Matt routinely appears before the North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings, the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals, State licensing boards, and federal and state courts.
Within his government relations practice, Matt formulates comprehensive political and public relations strategies on a broad range of federal and state policies. He drafts and monitors legislation, intervenes directly with legislative, executive, and local officials, and appears before state and federal executive agencies. Matt has also advised and assisted clients with issues related to federal and State appropriations and grants.
Within his health care regulatory practice, Matt advises clients on a wide spectrum of legal and compliance issues, including licensure, Medicaid and Medicare enrollment, reimbursement issues, privacy, government investigations, prepayment and postpayment reviews, managed care and accountable care organizations, and regulatory interpretation. Matt crafts unique solutions to thorny challenges facing members of the health care industry. Matt’s clients include health systems, acute care hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, physician practices, home health agencies, federally qualified health centers and look-alikes, hospice providers, behavioral health agencies, skilled nursing facilities, adult care homes, licensed professionals (e.g., physicians, nurses, licensed clinical social workers, respiratory therapists), and health IT and billing vendors. Matt also counsels health care trade associations and industry groups.
Matt has been selected as a Rising Star by the North Carolina Super Lawyers in health care (2015, 2017), administrative law (2016) and government relations (2014). Before joining Parker Poe, Matt served as a law clerk for the Honorable James C. Dever III, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina.
While at Duke University School of Law, Matt served as an article editor on the Duke Law Journal, and was also a member of the National Moot Court team and the Mock Trial Board.
Before law school, he taught students with special needs in New Orleans, Louisiana, through Teach for America. He also served as a legislative aide in the British House of Commons. He served as assistant finance director for the campaign of former Representative Tom Reynolds (R-NY). He then worked in the Communications Section of the National Republican Congressional Committee under former Representative Tom Davis (R-VA).