The Health Law Partners, P.C. (“The HLP”) is pleased to announce that Alan G. Gilchrist, Esq., has joined the firm as a partner. The HLP is excited to welcome Gilchrist to our growing team of lawyers specializing in health care law. Gilchrist will chair the firm’s Civil False Claims and White Collar Criminal defense practice group. Gilchrist is a nationally recognized health care lawyer, specializing not only in civil false claims and white collar criminal defense, but also in matters related to licensure, reimbursement, compliance and fraud and abuse. He represents all types of health care providers, suppliers and professional organizations.
Gilchrist is a nationally-renowned litigator. He has successfully argued provider-reimbursement issues before the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Michigan Academy of Family Physicians. In addition, Gilchrist also has the distinction of being the first attorney to successfully defend a physician group in a Stark and Anti-Kickback case brought by the U.S. Department of Justice.
He frequently speaks nationally and locally, including to such organizations as the American Medical Association, American Bar Association, American Health Lawyers Association, and the FBI National Symposium on Health Care Fraud. He participated in the establishment of the Michigan Bar Association Institute of Continuing Education (ICLE) and has moderated and lectured at ICLE seminars for over a decade.
Gilchrist has been recognized in the Super Lawyers publication; he was selected by d’Business magazine in 2011 as one of the Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit; he is listed in the Best Lawyers in America in Health Care Law and Administrative Law; and he has an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell.