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American Society of Medical Association Counsel

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  • Michigan
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan


Wayne State University Law School, J.D.

Albion College, B.S.

Daniel J. Schulte


Daniel J. Schulte has more than 20 years experience representing small business owners in all aspects of transactional, operational and regulatory legal matters. A Certified Public Accountant as well as an attorney, Dan has served as the firm's managing partner, currently sits on the executive committee, and is chair of the Health Care Practice Group.  

He regularly advises and counsels concerning the formation of business entities, the preparation and review of business and corporate contracts, the purchase and sale of ownership interests in businesses and/or their assets, and the purchase, sale and leasing of real estate. A significant component of Dan’s practice involves representing healthcare professionals in state regulatory matters, including disciplinary and other licensing disputes with the State of Michigan, and federal regulatory matters including fraud and abuse issues. He also counsels on the anti-kickback and Stark laws, preparation of compliance programs, and responding to and negotiating settlements in connection with government enforcement actions.

Dan is well-known for his knowledge and experience in the area of association law, and is primarily responsible for the firm’s representation of the Michigan State Medical Society the Michigan Dental Association and the Michigan Osteopathic Association.  His work related to association law includes the drafting and review of new legislation and the preparation of Amicus Curiae Briefs for filing in Michigan’s Supreme Court and Court of Appeals on a variety of topics affecting health care professionals practicing in Michigan.

Dan writes articles and presents frequently before legal, medical and business groups on a variety of topics, including HIPAA, the HITECH Act, the Stark Law, the fraud and abuse laws, health care compliance plans, business succession planning, asset protection, and estate and tax planning. 

He is ranked among The Best Lawyers in America®, and has been named a “Michigan Super Lawyer” by Thomson Reuters.

Representative Matters

$80,000,000 sale of a technology based provider of automotive owner and service information

$150,000,000 sale of a provider automotive content authoring, production and fulfillment services

Issuance of Michigan legal opinion in $135,000,000 sale of a Michigan anesthesiology practice to a national group practice

Numerous sales, buy in and other transactions involving physician and dental practices, ambulatory surgical centers and other health care facilities involving Medicare, Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute compliance

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