Julie Tyk is an AV Rated™ civil trial lawyer who concentrates her practice in medical malpractice, transportation litigation, premises liability, insurance defense, product liability and health care. Julie has experience representing physicians, hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, nurses and other health care providers across the state of Florida in matters involving professional liability, risk management, general liability and premises liability. Julie assists organizations and individual medical providers in navigating the federal and state health care regulatory environment in such areas as Anti-kickback, Stark, HIPAA, HITECH, state patient self-referral laws and state patient brokering laws.
Drawing on her experience with surface transportation matters, Julie defends national long-haul trucking companies, taxi fleets, corporate automobiles and tow truck companies in catastrophic personal injury, uninsured motorist and wrongful death cases.
Julie has litigated civil matters in federal and state jurisdictions and in state administrative actions involving professional licensure and discipline.
Before receiving her law degree, Julie worked as a paralegal for seven years in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, product liability, aviation and wrongful death cases. While in law school, she was a law clerk for in-house counsel at one of Orlando’s largest hospital systems. Julie also gained valuable trial experience as an assistant state attorney for the State Attorney’s Office, Ninth Judicial Circuit.