Matthew C. Jones
concentrates his practice in the areas of healthcare and corporate law. His healthcare practice is focused on counseling clients such as hospitals, health systems, physicians, practice groups, pharmaceutical companies and other service providers on various aspects of healthcare transactions, such as mergers and acquisitions, the formation of joint ventures, licensure and regulatory issues and tax issues affecting both nonprofit and for-profit entities. Mr. Jones also provides advice to clients on transactional, corporate governance and general contractual matters.
Mr. Jones was named a Rising Star in Health Care by Pennsylvania SuperLawyers from 2005 through 2007, and was recognized by Nightingale's Healthcare News as one of the Outstanding Young Healthcare Lawyers of 2004.
Mr. Jones is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Massachusetts.
Mr. Jones is a 1995 summa cum laude graduate of Temple University School of Law and a graduate of Lafayette College (B.S., Chemical Engineering).
•Philadelphia VIP 2015 Board of Directors
•Duane Morris LLP
• Partner, 2004-present
• Associate, 1995-2003
•National Starch and Chemical Company, Bridgewater, New Jersey
• Technical Service Representative, Adhesive Division, 1990-1992
Honors & Awards
•Listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2015
•AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
•Recognized by Nightingale's Healthcare News as one of the Outstanding Young Healthcare Lawyers of 2004
Civic and Charitable Activities
•Named Volunteer of the Month by Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program, December 2009
Selected Speaking Engagements
•Speaker, The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Healthcare Providers, Pennsylvania Bar Institute's Fundamentals of Health Law Seminar, December 2015
•Speaker, Understanding the Basics of Health Law, Pennsylvania Bar Institute's Fundamentals of Health Law Seminar, November 2013
•Speaker, Legal Considerations for Virtual Integrated Models, VHA Mid-Atlantic CEO Regional Forum, December 2012
•Co-Presenter, Fraud and Abuse Primer, Delaware State Bar Association's Health Law 101 Conference, Medical Society of Delaware Conference Center, Newark, Delaware, November 30, 2012
•Co-Presenter, The Impact of the Federal Healthcare Reform Law on Healthcare Providers, Pennsylvania Bar Institute's Fundamentals of Health Law Seminar, November 2011
•Co-author, You Can't Always Get What You Want (In Physician Medical Records Custody Disputes), The Journal of Medical Practice Management, March/April 2010
•Co-author, A Series of Unfortunate Events: Is This the End of the Physician/Hospital Joint Venture? Health Lawyers News, February 2009
•Co-author, Employed Physicians And Independent Contractors: A Brief Overview, AAP News (a publication of the American Academy of Pediatrics), Spring 2007