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Michael Dowell, Health Care Law Partner

Hinshaw & Culbertson

11601 Wilshire Blvd., 8th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90056
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P:. (310) 909-8000
F: (310) 909-8001


Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, New York, Wisconsin


Mr. Dowell practices in the areas of healthcare, regulatory and corporate law. With more than 30 years of experience, he represents clients in a variety of sectors within the healthcare industry, including federally qualified health centers, health plans, PPOs, HMOs, Medicaid Managed Care Plans, Medicare Advantage Plans, PACE Programs, employer self-insured plans, pharmacy benefit managers, pharmaceutical manufacturers, retail pharmacies, long-term care pharmacies, specialty pharmacies, compounding pharmacies, mail order pharmacies, wholesale drug distributors, hospitals, health systems, long-term care providers, physician organizations, management companies, and ancillary service providers.

Mr. Dowell counsels clients in a variety of corporate and contractual transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, affiliations, licensing, financing and services-related transactions. He also advises clients in federal and state fraud and abuse matters, compliance program development, governmental audits and investigations, Medicare, Medicaid, HIPAA and data privacy, meaningful use of electronic medical records, health care reform delivery models (including ACOs, value-based payments, and pay-for-performance), concierge medicine, and managed care law.

Mr. Dowell has published several articles and spoken at conferences regarding various health law issues, including compliance, fraud and abuse, pharmacy law, federally qualified health centers, HIPAA privacy and security, and managed care contracting and payment disputes.

Focus Areas

Affiliation Agreements, Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASCs)/Surgical Facility, Buy/Sell Agreements, Corporate Formation, Due Diligence, Employment, Shareholder and Partnership Agreements, Endoscopy Center, Healthcare Real Estate, Health Systems/Hospital Transactions, Imaging Center, Joint Ventures, Licensure, Long Term Care Transactions, Management companies, Mergers, Physician Practice/Physician Organization Transactions, Physician Representation, Private Placements & Syndications, Radiation Oncology Center, Raising Capital/Corporate Finance, Securities, Strategic Alliances, Structuring and Documenting Loans, Urgent Care Centers/Freestanding Emergency Rooms

Sub Categories

Health System, Hospital – Acute Care, Hospital – Specialty, Hospital – Surgical