Jim Flynn is a partner in and chair of Bricker & Eckler's Health Care group. His general health care practice focuses on transactional, regulatory, governance, reimbursement-related, health planning and long-term care matters, including experience in advising Boards, physician contracting, joint ventures, federal and state regulatory issues, fraud and abuse, False Claims Act, certificate of need, community health needs assessments, corporate compliance, corporate organization and governance, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, and federal and state administrative appeals. In these areas, he has appeared before federal and state courts, the Provider Reimbursement Review Board, administrative law judges, state agency administrative hearings, and in medical staff hearings.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association Board of Directors; Former Chair (2013-2015) and Vice Chair (2006-2013) of Regulation, Accreditation and Payment Practice Group
  • Board Member, Cristo Rey Professional Work Study Program
  • Member, Columbus Bar Association; Admissions Committee
  • Member, Society of Ohio Hospital Attorneys
  • Member, Health Care Financial Management Association
  • Graduate, Leadership Columbus, Class of 2007
  • Co-founder and past President, Columbus Christmas in April (now known as "Rebuilding Together Columbus")
  • Former Board Member, President and Treasurer, Alzheimer's Association of Central Ohio
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Admitted, Supreme Court of Ohio
  • Admitted, Supreme Court of the United States of America
  • Admitted, United States District Court for District of Columbia
  • Admitted, United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • Admitted, United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • Admitted, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Awards & Recognition
  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Health Care Law) 2001-2016
  • Columbus Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers in America (Health Care Law) 2015
  • Listed, Top 5 Columbus Ohio Super Lawyers, 2013; Top 50 Columbus Ohio Super Lawyers, 2010-2015; Top 100 Ohio Super Lawyers, 2009-2014
  • Recognized, ChambersUSA, Health Care Law with a Band 1 ranking, 2013-2015; Band 2 ranking, 2012
  • Ranked, AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Recipient, Columbus Bar Association Community Service Award, 1993
  • University of Notre Dame (B.A., 1987; J.D., 1990)
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