Saint Louis University School of Law,
J.D., cum laude, 2021
SDA Bocconi School of Management,
Masters, International Healthcare Management, Econ, cum laude, 2013
Washington University in St. Louis,
B.A., Anthropology; B.A, Economics, 2009
American Bar Association
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
American Health Law Association
Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honors Society
Academic Excellence Award for Antitrust in Health Care Markets
Academic Excellence Award for Seminar: Emerging Health Technologies
Academic Excellence Award for Transactional Health Care Practice
Health Law & Policy Journal, Lead Editor of the Year, 2020-21
Health Law & Policy Journal, Staff Editor of the Year, 2019-20
Thompson Coburn LLP
Associate 2021-Present; Summer Associate 2019-2020
Saint Louis University School of Law
Health Law & Policy Fellow, 2020-2021
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
Extern, Health Justice Initiative, Fall 2020
United States Federal District Court, Eighth Circuit
Extern, Hon. Judge Patricia Cohen, Spring 2020
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health
Program Director, 2015-2018
NICHQ (National Institute for Children’s Health Quality),
Project Manager, 2014-2015 Project Specialist, 2013-2014 Project Coordinator, 2012-2013
World Health Organization (WHO)
United Way of Greater St. Louis, Leadership Society, 2021
Alma leverages her extensive practical public health and health care background to support clients with a variety of transactional and regulatory health care matters.
She assists clients through performing research and analysis of state health care regulations, physician employment agreements and non-compete laws, state self-referral prohibitions and anti-kickback provisions and the scope of practice and licensure for various health care professionals. She additionally assists with due diligence on matters related to mergers and acquisitions.
Prior to law school, Alma worked in public health and health care industries where she managed and directed large-scale programs and worked with stakeholders at all levels. Alma is a certified PMP® and holds a Masters in International Healthcare Management, Economics, and Policy from SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan, Italy.
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