ATLANTA, April 3 – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network — Powell Goldstein LLP announced today that Sidney Summers Welch is joining the Firm’s health care practice as a partner in the Atlanta office. Ms. Welch specializes in representing physicians, medical staffs, and physician practices in regulatory, business and
Previously, Ms. Welch was a partner with Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP.
“Sidney is an experienced health care lawyer who will strengthen our
expertise in serving physician practices in Georgia,” said Randy Hughes,
leader of Powell Goldstein’s Atlanta health care practice. Ms. Welch holds a
Master’s of Public Health from the George Washington University School of
Medicine and Health Sciences and completed an extensive internship with the
University of Alabama-Birmingham Medical Center and the American Medical
“Our nationally known health care practice has a superior reputation and
track record,” said Powell Goldstein Chairman Jim McAlpin, Jr. “Sidney brings
an added dimension to our team and will complement the dedicated work we do so
well across the country in the health care arena.”
Ms. Welch is actively involved in community health care initiatives,
including serving as a board member of the Georgia Cancer Foundation and
working with the Atlanta Women’s Foundation’s Promoting Women’s Health
initiative, the Atlanta Women’s Medical Alliance and local, state and national
Ms. Welch earned her Juris Doctor from the Cumberland School of Law at
Samford University in 1995. She was the associate editor of the American
Journal of Trial Advocacy while in law school and a member of the national
moot court team and a Cordell Hull Teaching Fellow.
Powell Goldstein LLP was established in 1909 and has more than 300
attorneys who provide legal counsel to clients in a wide variety of practices
from offices in Atlanta and Washington. For more information,
visit http://www.pogolaw.com or call 202.347.0066.