Bar Admissions
Florida

Tennessee


Practice Areas
  • Workers' Compensation

  • Employment and Labor Law

  • Medicare Compliance


Education
University of Florida College of Law (J.D., Cum Laude, 2000)
Wittenberg University (B.A.)



Heather L. Hatch

Email : hhatch@chartwelllaw.com
Phone Number : (561) 744-0067
Fax Number : (561) 744-0790
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11382 Prosperity Farms Rd.
Suite 222
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

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HEATHER L. HATCH is a trial attorney and focuses her practice on civil litigation.  A significant part of her practice involves the representation of employers, self-insured employers, and their insurance carriers in all aspects of workers’ compensation claims and employment related matters in Florida.  Ms. Hatch, a partner in Chartwell's Palm Beach office, represents a variety of employers throughout the state of Florida before administrative judges, circuit courts and Judges of Compensation Claims.

Ms. Hatch’s practice areas also include Medicare Compliance, 111 reporting issues, and MMSEA compliance in both workers’ compensation and liability claims.  In addition to litigation,   Ms. Hatch offers workplace education, which aims at enhancing risk prevention, reporting incidents effectively and decreasing potential litigation that stems from workplace or disability issues.  Ms. Hatch is also a frequent lecturer throughout Florida and other jurisdictions on workers’ compensation, Medicare Compliance and employment related issues.  Ms. Hatch is certified as an educator with the State of Florida.

Ms. Hatch is licensed to practice law in Florida and Tennessee.  She is a member of The Florida Bar and Tennessee Bar and is also admitted in the United States District Courts of the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida, and United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Her professional affiliations include the Workers’ Compensation Section and Labor and Employment Sections of The Florida Bar, the Workers’ Compensation and Labor and Employment Sections of the American Bar Association,  the Professionalism Committee and the Workers’ Compensation Committee of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, the Florida Association of Women Lawyers, and the Palm Beach Chapter of RIMS.  Ms. Hatch is also active in several community organizations and local scholarship funds.

Professional Associations

Palm Beach County Bar Association
American Bar Association
RIMS
NAMSAP
FAWL