Megan R. Rooney focuses her practice on the representation of hospitals, health systems, and health care and life sciences companies. A former health care professional with firsthand clinical experience, Megan has unique insight into the business challenges and opportunities facing her clients. Throughout her tenure at the Firm, Megan has established a reputation as a service-oriented and experienced transactional attorney with more than 100 health care transactions to her credit. Clients seek Megan’s counsel to lead large deal teams that drive efficient and effective outcomes and achieve business goals.

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  • Transaction counsel for the consolidation of Providence Health & Services and St. Joseph Health System
  • Outside counsel for Hackensack University Health Network for its consolidation with Meridian Health System
  • Outside counsel for Hackensack University Health Network for its affiliation with Palisades Medical Center

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  • Chambers USA 2019
  • The Best Lawyers in America 2018 to 2019, Health Care Law
  • Super Lawyers Illinois, 2013 to 2019, Rising Star
  • The Ambulatory M&A Advisor, Top Healthcare Transactions Lawyers, Leading Lawyer 2016 to 2017

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  • Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys, President-Elect
  • Animal Care League (a 501(c)(3) nonprofit animal shelter), Vice President
  • American Health Lawyers Association


Northwestern University School of Law, JD, Certification in Health Law, 2006
University of Michigan, BS, Nursing, summa cum laude, 2003


Megan R. Rooney

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