John A. Anderson

Healthcare & Medical Malpractice Defense

Curriculum vitae

EXPERIENCE

Mr. Anderson is a graduate of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and received his Law degree from Michigan State University College of Law.

Mr. Anderson has wide-ranging experience as a business lawyer representing both middle-market clients and entrepreneurs. A major focus of his practice is in health care law, primarily on the provider side. He also does considerable work for banking clients, primarily handling loan work-out matters. As a partner in the Business Practice and Health Care groups at Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C., Mr. Anderson represents business and banking clients as well as health care providers ranging from large single and multi-specialty groups to small groups and individual physicians. He also represents Accountable Care Organizations, clinical labs, diagnostic providers, physical therapy providers, home health agencies and more. Mr. Anderson was formerly General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer for a large medical billing company and, in that capacity, he worked closely with physicians, group practices and other providers on business matters as well as billing & reimbursement issues. Mr. Anderson also has considerable experience working with banks in relation to complex special asset issues, forbearance agreements, receiverships, foreclosures and liquidations, as well as the civil and bankruptcy litigation related to such workout matters.

Mr. Anderson’s practice areas include all manner of business transactional and litigation matters, with an emphasis on banking and health care law and the full spectrum of health care provider issues including compliance matters, fraud & abuse, third-party audits, billing & reimbursement, entity formation, contract negotiations, physician self-referral/Stark, Anti-kickback, licensing and litigation.

Mr. Anderson is former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Genesys Health System, (“GHS”), in Grand Blanc, Michigan, which is part of the Ascension Health national network, the largest non-profit health system in the country with over $19 billion in annual revenues. He currently sits on the Board of Trustees for Ascension Health in Michigan and he chairs the Quality & Safety Committee for Ascension Health-Michigan. Additionally, he sits on the Board of Directors of the Genesys Physician Hospital Organization in Grand Blanc, Michigan, which was one of the first 32 Pioneer Accountable Care Organizations in the country and which continues to operate a Medicare Shared Savings Program ACO.

Mr. Anderson has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America for Corporate and Healthcare law (2013 – 2017), by U.S. News as a Best Lawyer (2013 – 2017), as a Top Lawyer in Healthcare Law by dBusiness magazine (2012-2017), as a Michigan Super Lawyer in Health care Law (2013-2016), and by Leading Lawyers (2014-2016).

CONTACT JOHN

P  (248) 457-7182
E  janderson@gmhlaw.com

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EXPERIENCE

Mr. Anderson is a graduate of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and received his Law degree from Michigan State University College of Law.

Mr. Anderson has wide-ranging experience as a business lawyer representing both middle-market clients and entrepreneurs. A major focus of his practice is in health care law, primarily on the provider side. He also does considerable work for banking clients, primarily handling loan work-out matters. As a partner in the Business Practice and Health Care groups at Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C., Mr. Anderson represents business and banking clients as well as health care providers ranging from large single and multi-specialty groups to small groups and individual physicians. He also represents Accountable Care Organizations, clinical labs, diagnostic providers, physical therapy providers, home health agencies and more. Mr. Anderson was formerly General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer for a large medical billing company and, in that capacity, he worked closely with physicians, group practices and other providers on business matters as well as billing & reimbursement issues. Mr. Anderson also has considerable experience working with banks in relation to complex special asset issues, forbearance agreements, receiverships, foreclosures and liquidations, as well as the civil and bankruptcy litigation related to such workout matters.

Mr. Anderson’s practice areas include all manner of business transactional and litigation matters, with an emphasis on banking and health care law and the full spectrum of health care provider issues including compliance matters, fraud & abuse, third-party audits, billing & reimbursement, entity formation, contract negotiations, physician self-referral/Stark, Anti-kickback, licensing and litigation.

Mr. Anderson is former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Genesys Health System, (“GHS”), in Grand Blanc, Michigan, which is part of the Ascension Health national network, the largest non-profit health system in the country with over $19 billion in annual revenues. He currently sits on the Board of Trustees for Ascension Health in Michigan and he chairs the Quality & Safety Committee for Ascension Health-Michigan. Additionally, he sits on the Board of Directors of the Genesys Physician Hospital Organization in Grand Blanc, Michigan, which was one of the first 32 Pioneer Accountable Care Organizations in the country and which continues to operate a Medicare Shared Savings Program ACO.

Mr. Anderson has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America for Corporate and Healthcare law (2013 – 2017), by U.S. News as a Best Lawyer (2013 – 2017), as a Top Lawyer in Healthcare Law by dBusiness magazine (2012-2017), as a Michigan Super Lawyer in Health care Law (2013-2016), and by Leading Lawyers (2014-2016).

Practice Areas

•  Health Care & Medical Malpractice Defense
•  Banking & Finance
•  Mergers & Acquisitions
•  Business Law & Commercial Transactions
•  Litigation

EDUCATION

•  University of Michigan
•  Michigan State University College of Law

Admitted to Practice

•  Michigan: 1980
•  U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan 1981
•  U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit 1985
•  U.S. Supreme Court 1985
•  U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan 1986

Memberships

•  American Health Lawyers Association
•  Michigan State Bar: Health Care Law Section (HCLS) – Member of that Section’s
•  Governing Council
•  HCLS Publications Committee – Former Co-Chair
•  HCLS Health Providers Subcommittee – Former Member
•  Genesys Regional Medical Center (GRMC) in Grand Blanc – Executive Committee and
•  Board Secretary, Board of Trustees and the Audit Committee
•  GRMC Quality and Safety Committee – Chairs
•  Genesys Physician Hospital Organization – Board Member
•  Michigan State Bar – Business Law Section

ARTICLES

  April 2013 – ACOs: Here To Stay Or Gone Tomorrow?
  June 2011 – Seven Things a Non-Health Care Lawyer Should Know When Advising a Health
   Care Client
  CMS Final Rule Modifying the Stark Law Regulations: Significance to your Firm Explored!

Distinctions

top lawyer: 2012-2016

best lawyers: 2011-2017

2013-2016

2014-2016

top lawyer: 2012-2016

best lawyers: 2011-2017

2013-2016

2014-2016

News / blog

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Honors

US News Best Lawyers Best Law Firms
Detroit Free Press Top Places to Work
Leading Lawyers
DBusiness Top Lawyers
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Reviewed
Fortune Magazine Top Ranked Law Firms

Contact

P  (248) 457-7000
F  (248) 457-7001
E  contact@gmhlaw.com

Honors

US News Best Lawyers Best Law Firms
Detroit Free Press Top Places to Work
Leading Lawyers
DBusiness Top Lawyers
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Reviewed
Fortune Magazine Top Ranked Law Firms

Contact

P  (248) 457-7000
F  (248) 457-7001
E  contact@gmhlaw.com