Phyllis Adams

Member


Phyllis G. 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, Phyllis' 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.

Phyllis is a member of the Firm's Executive Board and the former Practice Group Leader for the Firm's Health Care practice area.

    • Wayne State University, J.D., cum laude
    • University of Michigan, B.S.
  • Bar Admissions

    • Michigan, 1991
    • Named as "Lawyer of the Year" in Health Care Law by The Best Lawyers in America® in 2019 and 2021. Copyright 2015 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC
    • Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Healthcare, 2012-Present. Copyright 2015 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC
    • Named a Top Lawyer by dbusiness Magazine for Health Care Law, 2015
    • Named a Michigan Leading Lawyer in the area of Health Law by the Leading Lawyers Network, 2014-2017. Law Bulletin Publishing Company
    • Named “LeadingAge Michigan Business Partner of the Year” by the Aging Services of Michigan, 2012
    • Recipient of a BV® Distinguished™ Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
    • American Bar Association, Health Law Section
    • State Bar of Michigan, Health Law Section
    • American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
    • LeadingAge, Legal Committee Member
    • Healthcare Financial Management Association, Eastern Michigan Chapter
    • Michigan Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (MAHSA)
    • Michigan Society of Healthcare Planning and Marketing (MSHPM)

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