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Paralegal Named to State Board of Medical Practice

Paralegal Named to State Board of Medical Practice

Congratulations to paralegal Debbie J. Boe, who has been appointed by Minnesota’s governor to a four-year term as a public member of the state Board of Medical Practice (BMP).

Boe has a bachelor’s degree from Mankato State University, where she double-majored in paralegal studies and law enforcement, and over 25 years of paralegal experience. She is employed by Gislason & Hunter LLP in its Minneapolis office. She also owns Debbie’s Legal and Genealogical Services.

According to an excellent article, “A Guide to Disciplinary Proceedings before the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice,” by Gregory Merz, J.D. for Minnesota Medicine, the BMP has 16 members, including 10 medical doctors and 5 non-physician public members and is “complaint-driven, meaning that the board undertakes enforcement activity in response to a complaint of specific misconduct…The BMP is required to investigate all timely complaints alleging a violation of the Medical Practice Act.”

Boe’s service on the BMP is both a great honor and a public service. With her extensive legal and investigative background, I have no doubt that she will be a valued addition to the board.

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Contact Info:

Lynne J. DeVenny, N.C. State Bar Certified Paralegal

Owner & Virtual Paralegal, DeVenny Paralegal Services

Email: lynne.devenny[at]

Telephone: 336-582-0003

Inquiries are welcome, with free quotes available.

Meet Lynne:

Lynne DeVenny is a North Carolina State Bar Certified Paralegal with over 27 years of experience working on complex litigation cases, including medical malpractice, personal injury, workers’ compensation, and Social Security disability.

Disclosure: I am not a lawyer and cannot provide legal representation or legal advice.

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