samantha-morton

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Executive Director
Medical Legal Partnership I Boston

Samantha J. Morton is Executive Director of Medical Legal Partnership | Boston (MLP | Boston), the founding site of the national MLP network. She previously served as Deputy Director and Staff Attorney at Medical-Legal Partnership for Children, the precursor organization to MLP | Boston that housed both national and local programs and focused on pediatric populations. Ms. Morton is a national expert on how legal strategies can be deployed to address social determinants of health, and how the healthcare community and legal community can better align to leverage these strategies in service of patients’ health and well-being. Her early years as an MLP public interest lawyer included a focus on immigration advocacy. Ms. Morton has published and presented extensively on MLP practice.