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Thomas N. Shorter

Shareholder
Madison
608.284.2239608.284.2239
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Tom Shorter is a shareholder in the firm’s Madison office. Tom serves as Chair of the Health Care Team and is a member of the firm’s Management Committee.

Tom represents hospitals, physicians’ groups, research institutions and health care related organizations, as well as other businesses, providing counsel on health care, corporate, labor and employment and regulatory matters. For clients in the health care industry, Tom handles matters regarding Medicare compliance, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA), Physician Self-Referral (Stark), and Anti-Kickback. Additionally, Tom is also called upon by other organizations to handle management-side legal corporate and employment issues.

Admitted To Practice

Minnesota

Wisconsin

Court Admissions

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
United States District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
United States District Court, Western District of Wisconsin

Professional Associations

American College of Healthcare Executives
American Health Lawyers Association
American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA)
Health Care Compliance Association
Healthcare Financial Management Association
HIPAA Collaborative of Wisconsin
Minnesota State Bar Association
NSBA Council of School Attorneys
Society for Human Resource Management
State Bar of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Hospital Association
Wisconsin School Attorneys Association

Activities

American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Wisconsin Chapter – Board of Directors, Membership Committee
American Health Lawyers Association – Board of Directors; Program Chair, Labor & Employment Practice Group; Diversity + Inclusion Council Member; Diversity + Inclusion Recruitment Subgroup; Public Interest Committee; Membership Committee
HIPAA Collaborative of Wisconsin – Board of Directors
Independent Living, Inc. – President of the Board of Directors
Madison Club Foundation – Board of Directors
Madison Country Day School – Board of Trustees; Secretary, Board of Directors; Finance Committee
State Bar of Wisconsin – Health Law Section Board Member (Past President)
Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation – Board of Trustees, Audit & Executive Committee

Honors

Honored as one of In Business Magazine's 40 under 40 winners (2006)
Honored by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) as a 2015 Recognition Award recipient for contributions to healthcare management excellence
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America (Education Law, Health Law, 2007 - 2016; Lawyer of the Year, Education Law, 2012; Lawyer of the Year, Health Care Law, 2013)
Listed in Who's Who in American Law
Recognized as a Top Lawyer by Madison Magazine (Education & Health Law, 2007 - 2009)

News & Publications

Godfrey & Kahn Updates

Presentations

Education

Juris Doctor, Northeastern University School of Law, 1996, Phi Delta Phi

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison
One East Main Street
Suite 500
P.O. Box 2719
Madison, WI
53701-2719
608.284.2239608.284.2239
608.257.0609608.257.0609
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608.284.2223608.284.2223
608.257.0609608.257.0609
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Appleton
100 West Lawrence Street
P.O. Box 2728
Appleton, WI
54912-2728
920.830.2800920.830.2800
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