Cynthia Anne Mikos
Health Care Law
Cynthia A. Mikos is a graduate of West Virginia University (B.S.N., 1977), University of Baltimore (M.B.A. 1983 with honors) and Stetson College of Law (J.D., 1993 with honors). She is rated AV Preeminent by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
Ms. Mikos is Board Certified in Health Law by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education and represents licensed health care professionals and facilities throughout Florida. Her practice focuses on licensure, fraud and abuse advice, Medicare, Medicaid and other payer disputes, Florida and federal regulatory compliance, and business issues for health care clients.
Ms. Mikos represents a broad spectrum of health care providers, including physicians, advanced registered nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, mental health therapists, hospitals, durable medical equipment companies, home health agencies, pharmacies, sleep laboratories, rehabilitation agencies, long term care facilities, providers of services to the developmentally disabled and independent diagnostic testing facilities. As a former nurse and executive of a Fortune 100 health care company, Ms. Mikos values her prior health care experience as an adjunct to her legal advocacy.
Ms. Mikos currently serves as the Chair for the Executive Council of the Health Law Section of The Florida Bar and has participated as a member of its Executive Committee since 2003. She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the Florida Association of Hospital Attorneys, the Hillsborough County Bar Association Health Law Section, The American Association of Nurse Attorneys (President 2006) and the Florida and Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers.
Ms. Mikos has repeatedly been identified as one of the Best Lawyers in America by Naifeh and Smith, a Florida Super Lawyer, and a Legal Elite in the area of health law. She is honored to be recognized by Super Lawyers as one of Florida’s top 50 women lawyers and by the Florida Association of Women Lawyers as a Leader in the Law. Ms. Mikos serves on the University of Tampa School of Nursing Community Advisory Board.
- Florida, 1993
- U.S. Supreme Court, 2003
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit, 2012
- Stetson University College of Law (J.D., 1993)
- Honors: Cum Laude
- West Virginia University (B.S.N., 1977)
- University of Baltimore (M.B.A., 1983)
- Honors: Cum Laude
- The American Association of Nurse Attorneys
- American Bar Association
- American Health Lawyers Association
- The Florida Bar
- Florida Nurses Association
- Hillsborough County Bar Association