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Dennis P. Witherell

Partner
1000 Jackson Street
Toledo, OH 43604
Direct419.321.1221
Fax419.241.6894
dwitherell@slk-law.com

Assistant

Sue Davenport
Direct419.321.1244
sdavenport@slk-law.com

Dennis P. Witherell exclusively represents health care providers and practitioners, provider networks, and other healthcare-related enterprises.  He has spoken on health law topics at meetings sponsored by the American Health Lawyers Association, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, the Society of Professional Business Consultants and the American Educational Institute.

Dennis joined Shumaker in 1978.  He is a partner and former Administrator of the Health Law Department.

He was editor-in-chief of the Ohio State Law Journal (1976-77) and a law clerk to Judge George Edwards of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (1977-78).

Honors

  • Best Lawyers in America, 1991 - 2017
  • Who's Who in the World
  • Who's Who in America
  • Toledo Business Journal, "Who's Who in Toledo Area Law"
  • AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Toledo Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association Health Care Law Committee, Member and past Chairman
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association

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Publications

06.01.1999Best Practices Handbook in Advising Clients on Fraud and Abuse Issues, American Health Lawyers Association, co-author of Chapter 1: "The Lawyer’s Duty to Inquire About Client Intent"

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Education

  • J.D., summa cum laude, Ohio State University, Order of the Coif, 1977
  • B.A., with high distinction, University of Michigan, Phi Beta Kappa, 1973

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 1977

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