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Past Presidents of AHLA and Predecessor Organizations


AHLA = American Health Lawyers Association
NHLA = National Health Lawyers Association (1976-1997)
AAHA = American Academy of Hospital Attorneys (1968-1997)
*denotes deceased  

Past Presidents

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Eric  Zimmerman
President Partner McDermott Will & Emery LLP Washington, DC 20001-1531 Email
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President Partner BakerHostetler Atlanta, GA 30309-7676 Email
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Lois Dehls Cornell
President Executive Vice President Massachusetts Medical Society Waltham, MA 02451-1411 Email
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President Of Counsel Squire Patton Boggs Powell, OH 43065 Email
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Kristen B. Rosati
President Partner Coppersmith Brockelman PLC Phoenix, AZ 85004-1241 Email
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Dinetia M. Newman
President Attorney, Senior Counsel Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP Jackson, MS 39201-2140 Email
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Gerald M. Griffith
President Partner Jones Day Chicago, IL 60601-1692 Email
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Richard L. Shackelford
President Retired Partner Atlanta, GA 30309-3561 Email
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Elizabeth B. Carder-Thompson
President Partner Reed Smith LLP Washington, DC 20005-3373 Email
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Joel M. Hamme
President Senior Counsel Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville PC Washington, DC 20005-1708 Email
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Elisabeth  Belmont
President Corporate Counsel MaineHealth Portland, ME 04101-3576 Email
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Anthea R. Daniels
President Vice President and General Counsel Akron Children's Hospital Akron, OH 44308-1062 Email
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S. Allan Adelman
President Shareholder Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman PC Annapolis, MD 21401-1413 Email
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Richard G. Cowart
President Chair, Health Law/Government Relations & Public Policy Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC Nashville, TN 37201-1817 Email
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Almeta E. Cooper
President Atlanta, GA 30302-4575 Email
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James  Roosevelt
President Counsel Verrill Dana LLP Boston, MA 02108-4419 Email
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Douglas A. Hastings
President Chair Emeritus, Epstein Becker Green Epstein Becker & Green PC Washington, DC 20037-1175 Email
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Beth J. Schermer
President Principal Christofolo Schermer Consulting Phoenix, AZ 85013-2385 Email
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Michael F. Anthony
President Counsel McDermott Will & Emery LLP La Quinta, CA 92253-8228 Email
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Glen A. Reed
President Partner King & Spalding LLP Atlanta, GA 30309-7525 Email
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Nancy A. Wynstra*
President Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4221 Email
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Eugene  Tillman
President Chevy Chase, MD 20815-5411 Email
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Gary W. Eiland
President Partner King & Spalding LLP Houston, TX 77002-5213 Email
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Robert L. Johnson
President Attorney Robert L Johnson Attorney At Law Hillsborough, CA 94010-6344 Email
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James L. Hall*
President Deceased , Email
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Phillip A. Proger
President Jones Day Washington, DC 20001-2105 Email
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Brent L. Henry
President Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky & Popeo PC Boston, MA 02111-2657 Email
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Douglas M. Mancino
President Partner Seyfarth Shaw LLP Los Angeles, CA 90067-3063 Email
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Sanford V. Teplitzky
President Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC Baltimore, MD 21202-1153 Email
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Alice G. Gosfield
President Principal Alice G Gosfield & Associates PC Philadelphia, PA 19103-6406 Email
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Virginia H. Hackney
President Partner Hunton & Williams LLP Richmond, VA 23219-4040 Email
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Alex M. Clarke
President Partner Baird Holm LLP Omaha, NE 68102-2068 Email
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Alan S. Goldberg
President Attorney & Counsellor At Law Bethesda, MD 20814-3190 Email
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Galen D. Powers*
President Chambersburg, PA 17201-2896 Email
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Thomas M. Collins
President Pasadena, CA 91101-2126 Email
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Donna D. Fraiche
President Senior Counsel Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC New Orleans, LA 70170-3600 Email
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Thomas C. Shields
President Partner (retired) Elmhurst, IL 60126-5172 Email
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Michael D. Bromberg
President Chairman Capitol Health Group LLC Washington, DC 20005-6104 Email
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Robert W. Miller
President Director Atlanta, GA 30309-1513 Email
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Charles J. Steele
President Retired Washington, DC 20007-2751 Email
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Lee  Voorhees
President Attorney Mercer Island, WA 98040-4650 Email
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Robert S. Bromberg*
President Attorney Robert S Bromberg Esq Cincinnati, OH 45208-3334 Email
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J.D.  Epstein
President Partner Greer Herz & Adams LLP Galveston, TX 77550-7998 Email
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J. Kay Felt
President Retired Dearborn, MI 48126 Email
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Leonard C. Homer
President Senior Counsel Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC Baltimore, MD 21202-1036 Email
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Thomas C. Fox
President Counsel Reed Smith LLP Washington, DC 20005-3373 Email
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Edgar A. Zingman
President Attorney , Email
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Alan David Bloom
President Consultant Self Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-7213 Email
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Larry V. McLeod*
President Attorney McLeod Benton Begnaud Et Al Athens, GA 30606-4846 Email
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Michael J. Tichon*
President Executive Vice President HealthSmart Corp Newport Beach, CA 92660-0781 Email
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Stephen M. Blaes
President Attorney Stephen M Blaes Attorney At Law Chesterfield, MO 63017-2246 Email
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John B. Devine*
President Miller Canfield Paddock & Stone PLC Ann Arbor, MI 48104-5507 Email
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Joseph A. Murphy
President Birmingham, MI 48009-3619 Email
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Jamie H. Clements*
President General Counsel Temple, TX 76502-2503 Email
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Arthur H. Bernstein
President Piedmont, CA 94611-3423 Email
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Edmund D. McEachen*
President Attorney Omaha, NE 68106-1218 Email
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Charles E. Westcott*
President , Email
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Ross E. Stromberg
President Healdsburg, CA 95448-9790 Email
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W. Thomas Berriman*
President Mercy Haverford Hospital Havertown, PA 19083-2712 Email
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James F. Doherty
President Partner Pecore & Doherty LLC Columbia, MD 21046-2688 Email
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Edward Earl Hollowell*
President Founding Partner Hollowell Law Offices PA Raleigh, NC 27601-1783 Email
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Jack C. Wood*
President Attorney Houston, TX 77006-5504 Email
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Dennis J. Purtell
President Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek SC Elm Grove, WI 53122-1328 Email
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Nathan  Hershey*
President Professor of Health Law University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA 15261-3100 Email
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James E. Ludlam*
President Attorney Musick Peeler & Garrett LLP Los Angeles, CA 90017 Email
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Jay H. Hedgepeth*
President , Email
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Karle E. Holderle*
President , Email
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Don A. Bierle*
President Associate General Counsel Avera Health Inc Yankton, SD 57078-1218 Email
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