COLUMBUS, OH – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP welcomes Kelly Leahy to the Columbus office as a partner in the Healthcare practice group. Kelly provides a wide range of transactional, regulatory, compliance and corporate services to health systems, hospitals, physician practices, long-term care providers, ambulatory surgery centers and other health care providers. She advises clients on health care reform, compliance with fraud and abuse laws, the Stark Law, Medicare and Medicaid rules, HIPAA and other federal and state laws and regulations.
“Kelly possesses a high level of sophistication, integrity and commitment to clients; principles upon which Shumaker was founded,” said Michael A. Snyder, managing partner of the Columbus office. “She will be a great addition to our team and her substantive knowledge in healthcare will be of great value to our clients.”
Before joining Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, Kelly served for nearly a decade as in-house counsel to a multi-hospital healthcare system with numerous affiliated businesses and combines her legal skills with a wealth of health care operations knowledge. She received her J.D. from Capital University Law School and her B.S. from Miami University.
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full-service business law firm with more than 245 lawyers, 60 paralegals and 500 employees in five offices: Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; and Charlotte, North Carolina. In each of its markets, Shumaker is a premier provider of quality legal services to individuals, small businesses, health care providers, nonprofits and Fortune 500 and international corporations. Whether it's commitment to clients or work in the community, involvement lies at the core of all Shumaker Loop and Kendrick initiatives.