Maryland Board of Nursing Lawyer

The loss of a professional license can have life-altering effects not only on the individual but also on his or her entire family as one's income is immediately threatened or temporarily lost. If you fear that you are under investigation, or if you have been called before the Maryland Board of Nursing to defend your actions, you need a skilled lawyer on your side who is familiar with the law and with the Board of Nursing.

Our Maryland Board of Nursing attorney, Marie S. Palmquist, Esquire has extensive experience in the health care system and has successfully defended clients before the Maryland Board of Nursing.

Nurse License Attorney

Marie S. Palmquist worked for 20 years in the nursing field before practicing law. She has a Master's Degree in Nursing and a Master's Degree in Education. She worked in almost every single clinical area, taught nursing and was a nursing administrator prior to becoming an attorney. Ms. Palmquist has handled multiple cases involving nursing licensure in Maryland and has even been requested by out-of-state clients to represent them before their boards of nursing. Her familiarity with the administrative process in licensure hearings and her background in the nursing field give her insight into these proceedings that many other lawyers do not have.

The Law Office of Marie Palmquist, LLC has experience defending nurses who face allegations of:

  • Falsification of medical reports
  • Theft of drugs
  • Drug and narcotic addiction
  • Documentation errors
  • Criminal charges
  • Failure to report
  • Patient abuse or assault
  • Theft and deception
  • Failure to comply with professional requirements
  • Failure to timely pay licensure fees
  • Failure to meet the standards of nursing

Act quickly if you have been accused of violating Maryland's Nurse Practice Act, as your license, occupation and future are at stake. Contact our firm today to have our lawyer start developing an effective defense.

Contact the Law Office of Marie Palmquist, LLC at 301-843-7157 or complete the online contact form.