Lori S. Batra-Varaich
Lori S. Batra-Varaich – Of Counsel
Phone: (760) 918-0500
Lori Batra-Varaich joined DiCaro, Coppo, and Popcke in 2008.
Lori grew up in Cleveland and attended the University of Cincinnati for her undergraduate studies, majoring in Psychology. While at University of Cincinnati, Lori presented her senior thesis which dealt with Malpractice Liabilities for Psychologist with alleged boundary violations. In 2000, she graduated from UC with both university and departmental honors.
Thereafter, Lori moved to San Diego and attended University of San Diego, School of Law. She was actively involved in and recognized for her trial advocacy and public interest projects. Admitted to the California State Bar in 2006, Lori became immersed in the field of Healthcare Law when she helped start the San Diego grassroots nonprofit organization Doctors Offering Charitable Services (DOCS), for which she is now the Executive Director. She has also worked as an advocate for patient’s rights against health insurance providers.
Since joining DiCaro, Coppo, and Popcke, Lori has focused on the defense of healthcare providers and hospitals in peer review matters and administrative investigations. Lori also advises physicians and nurses regarding the limits on the corporate practice of medicine in the medical spa setting.
Lori is married and recently had her first child. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling to India.