Michael DeAgro provides healthcare regulatory counsel as it relates to compliance, operational and transactional matters.
Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Michael was the Health Law Fellow in the Office of the General Counsel at MedStar Health, Inc., a nonprofit health system that is the largest provider in Maryland and the Washington, D.C. region. He focused on issues related to patient care, behavioral health, privacy, transactions, and operational matters advancing the system’s strategic goals. During law school, Michael served as a law clerk with the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, Office of Vaccine Litigation.
American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) – Behavioral Health Task Force Leadership Development Program (2018-2019)
Nashville Health Care Council – Leadership Health Care
Represented Fred’s, Inc. in its sale of EntrustRx to CVS Health Corporation.
Represented WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) in its definitive agreement to acquire Meridian.
Represented Medical Specialties Distributors (MSD) to McKesson Corporation.
Served as lead healthcare regulatory counsel to Ardent Health Services in its acquisition of East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System (ETMC)
Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy – Senior Staff Editor (2014-2016)
CALI Excellence for the Future Award – Contracts (2013) and Torts (2013)