Michael L. Malone has a business and finance practice that focuses primarily on the representation of health care clients and institutions engaged in the issuance and administration of public debt offerings.
Mike represents hospitals, hospital districts, physicians, physician groups, and other health care industry clients in a variety of transactional matters. These include mergers and acquisitions, the development of hospitals and other facilities, leases, managed care contracting, physician/hospital contracts, antitrust and regulatory counseling, employment contracts, taxable and tax-exempt financing, formation and reorganization of business and professional organizations, including physician/hospital joint ventures, sale and acquisition of assets, insolvencies and workouts; and related information technology and real estate matters.
Mike has, throughout his career, been engaged in the development and representation of integrated delivery systems including certified non-profit healthcare organizations, physician practice management companies, management service organizations, independent practice associations, financially and clinically integrated networks, population health models and accountable care organizations.
He also represents corporate trustees and institutional investors in connection with the administration of grantor royalty trusts and the administration of public debt financings, including in particular, default administrations. His work in default administration has included restructurings as well as liquidations, including foreclosures, receiverships, and bankruptcies.
Areas of Concentration
•Health transactional and regulatory matters
•Health public policy group practice
•Mergers and acquisitions
•Public finance / municipal bonds
Awards & Recognition
•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Health Care Law, 1991-2017
• Lawyer of the Year, Health Care Law, Dallas, 2014 Listed, D Magazine, Best Lawyers in Dallas - Health Care, 2016
•Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2004 and 2011-2016
•Listed, The Legal 500 United States, 2015-2016
•Healthcare - Service Providers, 2016
•Healthcare - Health Insurers and Service Providers, 2015
•Listed, Super Lawyer magazine, Texas Super Lawyers, 2003-2004 and 2013-2016
•Listed, Texas' Best Lawyers, 2009-2010
•Recipient, Nightingale's Healthcare News, Outstanding Physician Practice Lawyers, 2007
•Recipient, Nightingale's Healthcare News, Outstanding Healthcare Transaction Lawyers, 2004-2005
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5
AV, AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.
Associated News & Events
09.19.16 31 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Edition of Texas Super Lawyers
08.29.16 26 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Named 2017 Best Lawyers in America
06.16.16 100-Plus Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recommended in The Legal 500 United States Guide to Outstanding Lawyers
05.27.16 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Included in the 2016 Chambers USA Guide
09.17.15 18 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Named 2015 Texas Super Lawyers
06.08.15 100-Plus Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2015 Guide to Outstanding Lawyers
06.03.15 15 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Included in 2015 Chambers USA Guide
05.22.15 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Included in the 2015 Chambers USA Guide
09.22.14 19 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Named 2014 Texas Super Lawyers
09.09.14 28 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Named 2015 Best Lawyers in America
11.05.15 Health & FDA Business Bulletin No.2
07.15.15 CMS Proposes Stark Law Modifications
04.04.13 Stark Law Violations Costly To Intermountain Health Care Inc.
07.20.11 Texas Passes Major Health Care Related Legislation During Special Session
04.04.11 Accountable Care Organization (ACO) - The Real Journey Begins
Articles, Publications, & Lectures
•Featured, Q&A with Greenberg Traurig's Michael Malone, Law360, May 7, 2012
•Presenter, The Anatomy of a Deal, Novation Supplier Summit Legal Track, Las Vegas, NV, April 13, 2016
•Presenter, Health Law: A Fraud and Abuse Overview For Sleep Medicine Professionals, 5th Annual TSSP Sleep Conference: Sleep is Bigger in Texas, October 26-27, 2012
•Speaker, Health Law and Fraud & Abuse, A4M Medical Conference, Dallas Texas
•Speaker, Accountable Care Organizations, Texas Medical Association Dinner Meeting, January 20, 2011
•Speaker, “Accountable Care Organizations, ” Medical Group Leadership Forum, July 22, 2010
•Speaker, The Future of Healthcare Financing, North Texas Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives, April 2010
•Speaker and author on various topics relating to health industry clients
Texas Bar Foundation
•Member, American Bar Association