Biography

Since 2002, Kevin Hilvert's practice has focused exclusively on representing health care providers on transactional, governance, regulatory and compliance matters. Kevin regularly works with clients on structuring, developing and negotiating a variety of health care transactions, including:

  • health system mergers, acquisitions, affiliations, reorganizations and other sale transactions
  • Equity joint ventures among hospitals, physicians and post-acute care providers
  • Physician practice acquisitions
  • Service line co-management, quality performance and call coverage arrangements
  • Physician compensation arrangements
  • Physician employment and recruitment
  • Several other physician integration and alignment arrangements

In connection with these transactions, Kevin routinely advices clients on regulatory and compliance matters pertaining to the Stark Law, Anti-Kickback and Civil Monetary Penalty Statutes, as well as tax-exemption rules. In addition, Kevin’s counsel on these transactions includes advice with respect to, and oversight and preparation of, necessary regulatory filings, including Medicare CHOW issues and Ohio Attorney General filing matters.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Chair, IMPACT Community Action Board of Directors
  • Member, Leadership Columbus, 2011
Presentations & Published Works
  • Speaker, "Affordable Care Act Mandates for Charitable Hospitals and New State CHNA Requirements," Ohio Hospital Association Annual Meeting, June 2017
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, Columbus Bar Association
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
Awards & Recognition
  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Health Care Law), 2016–2018
  • Rising Star, Ohio Super Lawyers (Health Care; Nonprofit Organizations), 2009–2013
Education
  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law (J.D., cum laude), 2002
  • Wittenberg University (B.A., cum laude, 1997
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