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Phyllis Adams Appointed Leader Of Dykema Health Care Practice Group

January 11, 2010

Ann Arbor

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced that Phyllis Adams has been appointed Practice Group Leader of the firm’s Health Care practice group.

Adams’ practice is devoted to representation of clients in the health care sector with respect to corporate and regulatory issues, including long-term care and assisted living facilities, continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), and hospitals. In particular, Ms. Adams' practice focuses on certificate of need (CON) issues, health facility acquisitions and other changes of ownership, including related licensure and Medicare/Medicaid certification matters, CCRC registrations, long-term care/skilled nursing facility management and operating agreements, assisted living licensure matters, and health care joint ventures.

A resident of Ann Arbor, Ms. Adams received a B.S. from the University of Michigan and a J.D., cum laude, from Wayne State University.

Dykema’s Health Care attorneys represent a broad spectrum of health care clients including faculties, practitioners and payors regarding federal and state legal issues. The group counsels clients on matters that are unique to the health care industry, as well as the broader corporate, tax, and regulatory matters that all U.S. business entities face today.