Angela M. Agustin Fox

Partner

  • location icon Wichita, KS
    1605 North Waterfront Parkway
    Suite 150
    Wichita, KS 67206

Angela Fox is a partner in the Wichita office of Lewis Brisbois and is a member of the Labor & Employment and Healthcare Practices. Ms. Fox is a trial lawyer with criminal and civil experience, having successfully prosecuted and defended numerous cases before state and federal courts in Indiana, Ohio, and Kansas. Before joining Lewis Brisbois, Ms. Fox worked closely with post-acute health care providers, including skilled nursing facilities, assisted living communities, home health companies, and hospice. She regularly consulted on matters of litigation, risk management, arbitration, and regulatory matters involved both state and federal agencies. In addition to litigation, she advised and assisted post-acute clients with regulatory survey compliance, investigations by the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and/or the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and implementation of risk avoidance strategies. She has given regional and national presentations on post-acute litigation, regulatory matters, and trial strategy. While in private practice in Indiana, Ms. Fox focused on attorney recruitment and worked to establish and maintain Diversity Committees at law firms and bar associations in Indiana. She spearheaded a Diversity Internship Program, which sought to increase the number of diverse entrants to law school by sponsoring a summer internship program for diverse undergraduate students with an interest in law or healthcare. She remains committed to diversity and inclusion initiatives and mentorship opportunities. Ms. Fox also served as a Compliance Officer for a large Catholic healthcare organization, where she established corporate compliance programs, initiated investigations, conducted trainings, and ensured compliance with state and federal regulations.

Pro Bono & Philanthropy

  • Board Member, YMCA at the Athenaeum (Indianapolis), 2016-2020
  • Volunteer Coach, Indiana Bar Foundation High School Mock Trial competition, 2017-2019

Professional Presentations

  • “Professionalism and Civility: Stories from the Trenches & Benches,” Indiana State Bar Association Young Lawyers’ Division Applied Professionalism Seminar, Indianapolis, Indiana, June 30, 2017, November 16, 2018, and November 15, 2019
  • “Liability/Litigation Issues in Elder Law,” NBI, Inc.’s Elder Law and Medicaid Planning: Everything You Need to Know, Indianapolis, Indiana, July 24-25, 2018
  • “How to Select the Right Jury (or, the Art of Juror Deselection),” NBI, Inc.’s Building Your Civil Litigation Skills, Indianapolis, Indiana, April 20, 2018
  • "Nursing Home/Assisted Living Facility Abuse and Exploitation," NBI, Inc.'s Elder Law Seminar, Indianapolis, Indiana, December 8, 2016
  • "Telemedicine: Benefits and Pitfalls in the LTC Setting," Defense Research Institute Nursing Home/ALF Litigation Seminar, Scottsdale, Arizona, September 9, 2016
  • "Ethics and Experts," NBI Inc.'s Effective Use of Medical Records and Medical Experts in Civil Litigation Seminar, Indianapolis, Indiana, July 29, 2016
  • Panelist, discussion regarding attorneys as jurors, Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana, December 12, 2014
  • "Nursing Home Abuse: Regulatory and Litigation Concerns," NBI Inc.'s Advanced Elder Law Seminar, Indianapolis, Indiana, December 12, 2014
  • "Litigating the 'Never Event' Case," North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys Fall Seminar, Greensboro, North Carolina, October 4, 2013
  • "Litigating the 'Never Event' Case," Defense Research Institute Medical Liability and Health Care Law Seminar, Miami Beach, Florida, March 21, 2013
  • "Ethical Concerns Panel Discussion: Working with Clients with Diminished Capacity; Avoiding Conflict of Interest; HIPAA and HITECH; and the Elder Justice Act," NBI Inc.'s Top Nursing Home Liability Claims in Indiana Seminar, Indianapolis, Indiana, December 7, 2012
  • "Ethical Considerations in Long Term Care Litigation," NBI Inc.'s Nursing Home Malpractice Seminar, Indianapolis, Indiana, December 3, 2011

Admissions

  • State Bar Admissions
    • Indiana
    • Kansas
  • United States District Courts
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

Admissions

IN

KS

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana

Associations

  • IndyBar Diversity Job Fair, committee member, 2019-2020
  • Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA), 2019
  • Business Ethics Indiana, 2019
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Indiana Chapter, 2017-2019
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, 2010-2018
  • Indiana State Bar Association, 2010-2018
    • Diversity Committee, Police Interaction and Accountability Subcommittee, 2017
  • American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA), 2010-2016
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI), 2009-2018

Awards & Honors

Nominee, Marion County (Indiana) Prosecutor of the Year, 2007

Education

University of Kansas, School of Law

Juris Doctor

University of Kansas

Bachelor of Arts, English and History

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