Candace C. Sandoval
Candace represents hospitals and medical staffs in regulatory and medico-legal matters, including peer review investigations and proceedings, as well as privileging and credentialing.
Candace represents hospitals and their medical staffs in peer review investigations and proceedings, as well as privileging and credentialing of physicians. She also has experience with medical staff governance, regulatory, and compliance issues, including reviewing bylaws, rules and regulations, and policies.
Candace has also counseled clients in business transactions for ambulatory surgery centers and public financings for California cities, water districts, special districts, joint powers authorities, school districts, and former redevelopment agencies, including drafting various agreements and performing diligence review.
Prior to joining Arent Fox, Candace was a health care associate at a national law firm. During law school, Candace was a certified student attorney at Georgetown Law’s Social Enterprise and Nonprofit Law Clinic, where she provided entity formation services and counseled nonprofit associations and startup ventures regarding general corporate governance matters and 501(c)(3) tax compliance.
She was a staff member of The Tax Lawyer journal. Candace also spent time as a law clerk with several national law firms as well as with the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, where she assisted deputy district attorneys in all phases of vertical prosecutions.
Candace is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Health Lawyers Association, the California Society for Healthcare Attorneys, and the California Minority Counsel Program.
Publications, Presentations & Recognitions
Candace’s articles and publications include:
- Co-author, “Long Shadow of Kibler to Be Lengthened Further as California Supreme Court Addresses Application of Anti-SLAPP Statute in Peer Review,” Daily Journal, October 29, 2019
- Co-presenter, “To Report or Not to Report: Medical Board and National Practitioner Data Bank Reporting Requirements,” Orange County Bar Association's Health Care Law Section Meeting, September 12, 2019
Life Beyond the Law
Candace loves ancient Japanese and impressionist art and travelling. Candace is conversant in Spanish.
Bar & Court Admissions
- California Bar
Georgetown University Law CenterJD,2016University of California, San DiegoBA,cum laude, Highest Honors in Anthropology,2010