MICHAEL is chair of Calfee’s Health Care practice. He represents non-profit hospitals, specialty hospitals, health systems, long-term care facilities, dialysis facilities, physician groups and private practice physicians in corporate, business, and regulatory matters including joint ventures, hospital-physician integration transactions, practice acquisitions, physician employment agreements, and Medicare/Medicaid fraud and abuse and HIPAA compliance. He also counsels medical device manufacturers and durable medical equipment suppliers.
Michael is a frequent author and speaker as well as an active member of the community. Michael is chair of the Board of Trustees of the Summit County Community Partnership, secretary of the Alumni Association Board of Western Reserve Academy, past chair of the Health Law Section of the Akron Bar Association, and a member of the Akron Bar Association Volunteer Hospice Committee. He is also a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and the Ohio State Bar Association.
For a list of Michael’s Publications and Presentations, click here.
In 2016, Michael was selected to participate in the Ohio State Bar Association’s Leadership Academy. He was recognized as a “30 for the Future” Young Professional by the Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce in 2015. He has also been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers from 2013 – 2017 and was the recipient of the Richard A. and Brandon S. Collier Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Law-Medicine curriculum at Case Western Reserve University School of Law.
He joined Calfee in 2016.