CHICAGO (June 2, 2009) — McDermott Will & Emery is pleased to announce that partner Daniel H. Melvin has been named an Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyer for 2009 by Nightingale's Healthcare News. This esteemed recognition stems from Mr. Melvin's exemplary work counseling clients on Federal health care program fraud and abuse, Stark Law, and Medicare reimbursement issues.
The honor recognizes exceptional lawyers who are practicing in healthcare fraud and compliance matters nationwide. Nightingale's Healthcare News is a monthly newsletter for professionals serving the healthcare industry. Mr. Melvin is one of just 12 attorneys from across the country named to this list, which is published annually by Nightingale's.
Mr. Melvin, based in the Chicago office, is a member of the Firm's Health Law Department, one of the largest and most prestigious health law practices in the world. The Firm's health law team counsels prominent corporations in every major sector of the health and life sciences industry on regulatory and business transaction issues.