1800 Broadway, Suite 200
Boulder, CO 80302-5289
Honors & Awards
Best Lawyers in America, 2013-2018
Top Lawyer, 5280 Magazine, 2015-2016
Jennifer Sullivan practices as part of the Health Law Section. Ms. Sullivan has specialized in health law since 1984 and has been listed in Best Lawyers in America® multiple times. Her practice at Caplan and Earnest emphasizes all areas of health law including hospital general counsel, development of ambulatory surgery centers and other health care facilities; long term care law; Stark Act and Anti-Kickback compliance, managed care contracting, Medicare/Medicaid reimbursement, physician contracting and recruitment; professional corporations, professional employment arrangements, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions. Her clients include hospitals, physicians, mental health centers, long term care facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, and provider networks.
Before moving to Colorado in 1995, Ms. Sullivan served as the director of legal services for Seton Medical Center in Austin, Texas, from 1984 to 1990 and was legal counsel for Sharp Healthcare in San Diego, Calif., from 1994 to 1995. She also practiced in the health law section of the San Diego firm Jennings, Engstrand and Henrikson.
Ms. Sullivan is a former Chairperson of the Colorado Bar Association Health Law Council. She is a member of the Colorado Bar Association Health Law Section, the American Health Lawyers Association, and the Healthcare Financial Management Association. She has participated in numerous other health related organizations including the Health Law Council of the State Bar of Texas. She writes and presents on current issues in the health law field.
Ms. Sullivan is admitted to practice in Colorado, Texas and California. She graduated from the University of Washington School of Law in 1981 and from Texas A&M University summa cum laude in 1978.
- University of Washington School of Law, J.D.
- Texas A&M University, B.A.
Honors: summa cum laude
Admittances & Licenses
Associations & Memberships
- Colorado Bar Association Health Law Council, Member
- Health Law Council of the State Bar of Texas, Member
- American Health Lawyers Association, Member
- Colorado Bar Association, Health Law Section, Chair-elect 2005-2006
- Daughters of Charity Health Services of Austin, Director of Legal Services, 1984 – 1990
- Sharp Healthcare in San Diego, Counsel, 1994 – 1995
- Jennings, Engstrand and Henrikson