Caroline R. Herion



Caroline R. Herion advises clients on regulatory and compliance issues related to healthcare transactions. Caroline has also assisted with pharmaceutical product liability cases and prepared strategic memos on the intersection of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and the General Data Protection Regulation.

While attending Emory University School of Law, Caroline was a legal extern at the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and a summer associate at Drinker Biddle. Caroline was also a summer legal intern at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the General Counsel in Atlanta, Georgia. In this role, she worked with staff attorneys and chief counsel to prepare Medicare overpayment, fraud, and revocation of benefits cases; drafted memoranda on Medicare reimbursement rights; and wrote motions related to alleged employment discrimination on behalf of the federal government. Caroline was the president of Emory’s Health Law Society.

Prior to attending law school, Caroline worked as an administrative fellow to the CEO of Emory Healthcare Network, during which time she served as a content expert for Medicare reimbursement changes included in Medicare Access and the CHIP Reauthorization Act. Caroline’s experience also includes positions at Seattle Children’s Hospital, HealthCorps in the Bronx, New York, and Fu Associates in Arlington, Virginia, where she wrote and edited a technical manual for a plan benefits software program designed for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.


  • S.J. Axelrod-Eugene Feingold Scholar, University of Michigan 
  • Robert W. Woodruff Fellow
  • Emory Law Moot Court Society, National Immigration Law Competition


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois


  • Emory University School of Law, J.D., 2019, with Honors
  • University of Michigan School of Public Health, MPH, 2015
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 2009, Phi Beta Kappa