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About Anna

Anna Wortham is a healthcare and litigation attorney with experience in all aspects of civil litigation from case intake through final disposition, including post-trial motions. Anna represents clients in state courts, federal courts, and arbitration proceedings, and has represented clients in a variety of industries, including healthcare, solar energy, oil and gas, film, construction, real estate, and food and beverage. Anna has tried multiple bench and jury trials and represented clients at final hearing in arbitration. Anna’s practice focuses on disputes involving managed care, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, employment matters, fraud and other business torts, and other high-risk business disputes.

Anna’s recent experience includes representing several of the largest healthcare systems in the United States in commercial and managed care litigation and regulatory and compliance matters. Anna represents clients in internal and government investigations, including advising clients regarding violations of federal and state anti-kickback laws, Stark laws, and HIPAA. Anna also represents clients in litigation involving breaches of physician recruitment agreements, lease disputes, and breaches of facility agreements. Anna has extensive experience in managed care litigation, including litigation involving ERISA, Medicare and Medicaid, state statutory claims, pricing disputes, and other issues.


Recent Notable Matters

Hospitals and healthcare providers — managed care disputes with insurance companies including Aetna, BlueCross Blue Shield and Cigna

Out-of-network healthcare providers — reimbursement litigation for services rendered to insured patients

Healthcare providers — numerous small and large-scale investigations, from initial document productions to settlement discussions with the government

Healthcare providers — enforcement of various physician agreements, including recruiting agreements, employee agreements, service agreements, and leases

Hospitals — litigation and compliance matters involving fraud and abuse litigations, reimbursement issues, federal and state health laws and regulations, including the federal anti-kickback statute, Stark Law, and the federal False Claims Act

Hospitals and healthcare providers — successfully defeated request for emergency relief related to termination of contract

Home healthcare company — disputes involving fraud and breach of contract, including issues with the Texas Department of Disability Services, Texas Health and Human Services, and federal and state health laws and regulations*

Healthcare provider — successfully obtained emergency relief in connection with the sale of a medical practice*

* Work completed prior to Bracewell



Indiana University Maurer School of Law,
cum laude
Sungkyunkwan Graduate School of Business,
Brigham Young University,
magna cum laude

Bar Admissions



American Health Law Association
Ability Connection, Board of Directors
J. Reuben Clark Law Society
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
Dallas Bar Association, Business Law Section




BL Rankings
Best Lawyers
Ones to Watch, Health Care Law, 2024
Thomson Reuters
Texas Rising Stars
Business Litigation, Business/Corporate, 2020 - 2024
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Michael and Janie Maurer Scholar; Sherman Minton Moot Court Semifinalist; Scribe Award for Excellence in Legal Writing
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Federal Communications Law Journal