Stephen R. Kleinman


Steve Kleinman is a partner in Bricker & Eckler's Health Care group and represents health care providers and suppliers including hospitals, long-term acute care hospitals, long-term care facilities, ambulance companies, physician groups, durable medical equipment providers, developmental disability service providers and physician hospital organizations.

He represents clients in administrative proceedings before various licensing agencies and boards, and assists clients in Medicare and commercial insurance reimbursement issues, regulatory compliance matters and litigation.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association, Medical Staff Peer Review and Credentialing Practice Group
Presentations & Published Works
  • Speaker, "Advanced Practice Providers: A Look at Trends Regarding Scope of Practice," QMCG Webinar, June 9, 2015
  • Speaker, "A Second Look At Corrective Action – Understanding Available Options," Ohio Hospital Association Annual Meeting, June 9, 2015
  • Speaker, "CMS CoPs: Unified Medical Staffs? Optometrist Appointments? Lots of Options," Ohio Hospital Association Annual Meeting, June 8, 2015
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Admitted, State of Ohio; State of North Carolina; State of West Virginia; United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association; Columbus Bar Association; West Virginia State Bar Association
Awards & Recognition
  • Listed, Ohio Super Lawyers, 2010- 2015; Top 50 Columbus, 2015; Rising Star, 2005-2007;
  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Health Care Law) 2012-2016
  • Ranked, AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed, Nightingale’s Healthcare News, Ohio Outstanding Health Care Litigators, 2008
  • The Ohio State University (J.D., 1995)
  • Cornell University (B.S., 1991)
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