Scott Becker - Curriculum Vitae&heading=About Scott Becker


* Health Care

Practice Areas

* Health Care
* Private Equity
* Life Sciences Industry Team

Firm Management

* Co-chair, Health Care Department


* Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, J.D., 1989
* University of Illinois, B.S. Finance and Accounting, 1986


* Named One of the “Best Lawyers in America," Woodward/White, Inc., 2007

Previous Experience

* Partner, Ross & Hardies, Chicago, Illinois, 1992-2003


* "Ensuring Transactions Don’t Come Back to Haunt You,” Co-authored with Ron Lundeen, Buyouts, December 18, 2006
* "Hospital Tactics – ‘Friendly’ and ‘Not-So-Friendly’ Competition," Co-authored with Alison Vratil Mikula, Health Care Law Monthly, September 2006
* "Nine Essential Elements of a Partnership Agreement," Co-authored with Alison Vratil Mikula, Outpatient Surgery News, April 2006
* "Developing an Ambulatory Surgery Center: Understanding the Key Legal Issues and the Essential Elements of an ASC Operating Agreement," Co-authored with Alison Vratil Mikula and Ron Lundeen, Health Care Law Monthly, April 2006
* "Hospital and Health Systems: The Best of Times and the Worst of Times," Co-authored with Elissa Koch Moore, The Journal of Health Care Finance, Spring 2006
* "How to Avoid A Surprise in a Healthcare Buyout? Here Are 11 Steps to Better Due Diligence," Co-authored with Alison Vratil Mikula, The Deal, January 30–February 5, 2006
* "Evolving Health Care Issues: A Primer on 14 Key Issues Facing Providers," Co-authored with Elissa Koch, Health Care Law Monthly, November 2005
* "Orthopedic-Driven Ambulatory Surgery Centers & Specialty Hospitals: A Physician & Hospital Perspective," Co-authored with Amber Walsh, Health Care Law Monthly, October 2005
* "How to Bill for Pathology Services," Outpatient Surgery Magazine, September 2005
* "Physician-Hospital Joint Ventures: Current Issues & Structures," Co-authored with Elissa Koch, Health Care Law Monthly, August 2005
* "An Overview of Federal Laws & Regulations Governing Ownership In & Reimbursement for Ambulatory Surgical Centers," Co-authored with Amber McGraw Walsh, Health Care Law Monthly, February 2005
* "CMS Releases Stark Act Final Rules — A 25 Point Primer" (co-authored with Krist Werling), McGuireWoods LLP, September 30, 2004
* "Bracing For a Medicare Clampdown on Specialty Hospitals," Outpatient Surgery News, August 2003
* "Managing the Hospital Legal Department—Combining Quality and Efficiency" (co-authored with Krist Werling), Chicago Hospital News, August 2003
* Author, "Health Care Law: A Practical Guide," Matthew Bender Lexis
* Author, "Ambulatory Surgery Centers: Legal and Regulatory Issues," 1st and 2nd Edition, American Health Care Association
* Author, "Protecting Your ASC; a Legal Primer," FASA
* Author, "A Physician's Managed Care Success Manual," Moshy Publications
* Health Care Joint Ventures
* Ambulatory Surgery Center Joint Ventures
* Introduction to Owned Ambulatory Surgery Centers and the Fraud and Abuse Statute
* Improving the Profitability of an Ambulatory Surgery Center
* Balancing Community Center Benefits with Pretrial Guidance
* "6 Steps to Negotiating Safer Corporate Partnerships," Outpatient Surgery Magazine, July 2003
* "Legal Compliance - Five Current Concepts for the Hospital CEO," Chicago Hospital News, May 2003
* "Six Keys to Compliance," Chicago Hospital News, April 2003
* "Hospitals Examine Competitive Alternatives to Physician Owned Facilities," Chicago Hospital News, March 2003
* "Rough Stuff," Cover Story, Outpatient Surgery Magazine, March 2003
* "Compliance with the Final HIPAA Regulations - Outline Primer for Health Care Providers," Federal Register, December 28, 2000


* CPA, Illinois


* Illinois 1989
* Wisconsin 2000

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