Michael McGrath

Associate

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  • JD, cum laude, Duke University School of Law, 2014; research editor, Duke Law Journal
  • BS (Health Care Management & Policy), magna cum laude, Georgetown University, 2011

Qualifications

  • Massachusetts, 2014
  • Boston Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association

Michael McGrath

Associate

Michael McGrath is an associate in the health care and educational institutions practices at Ropes & Gray. Michael advises hospitals and health systems, educational institutions, museums, insurance companies, managed care organizations, and pharmaceutical and medical device companies, on a variety of transactional, corporate governance, compliance and regulatory matters. Michael is also a member of the firm’s public finance practice and has served as borrower’s counsel, underwriter’s counsel and bond counsel in connection with both tax-exempt and taxable financings.  

Experience

  • Advised several colleges and universities in connection with statutory mergers with other educational institutions.
  • Advised various health care systems and community hospitals in connection with both affiliations and mergers with other health care and academic organizations.
  • Advised multiple non-profit organizations in connection with “spin-offs” of certain unincorporated divisions to both non-profit and for-profit acquirers.
  • Counseled an academic medical center in connection with the reorganization of its clinical and academic enterprises.
  • Participated in more than $2 billion in various tax-exempt and taxable bond offerings and bank direct purchases for multiple health care and university clients in Massachusetts, New York, Vermont, Maine and California as borrower’s, bond and underwriter’s counsel.
  • Counseled a for-profit managed care organization in connection with its potential acquisition of another managed care organization.
  • Advised a number of non-profit organizations with respect to various corporate governance issues
  • Provided regulatory and compliance counseling to health care organizations, insurance companies, and educational institutions on a broad range of issues, including federal and state licensure requirements, Title IV compliance, accreditation issues, fraud and abuse laws, and prescription drug and device distribution requirements.