My practice focuses on franchising. I represent the companies that develop and sell... more
My practice focuses on franchising. I represent the companies that develop and sell franchise concepts: franchisors. I also represent franchisees. I represent these two constituents in all aspects of franchising. I guide my clients through substantial business transactions, provide practical business advice and counselon the technical aspects of the law. I also represent clients in compl... view profile
My practice is focused entirely in the area of health care. I have defended nurses,... more
My practice is focused entirely in the area of health care. I have defended nurses, physicians and hospitals against allegations of medical malpractice. I have assisted clients in developing business opportunities that are compliant with federal and state laws and industry guidelines. I have worked in the areas of fraud and abuse defense, defending individual practitioners to large national cor... view profile
My practice is focused on corporate and transactional work for manufacturing, health... more
My practice is focused on corporate and transactional work for manufacturing, health care, technology, construction, and other business clients.My entire career has been with the firm or one of its predecessor firms, except for two years during whichI served as General Counsel of Astec Industries, Inc., a publicly traded manufacturer of heavy equipment.
Michael Dagley has a 33-year track record of success in high-stakes litigation... more
Michael Dagley has a 33-year track record of success in high-stakes litigation across numerous industries. He has also been recognized as a skillful and innovative negotiator of complex litigation settlements, including most recently, in software disputes on behalf of hospital and healthcare systems harmed by failed software implementation. In the last five years, he has prevailed in eight mul... view profile
Walt Schuler graduated magna cum laude from The University of Memphis in 1993 with a... more
Walt Schuler graduated magna cum laude from The University of Memphis in 1993 with a B.B.A. in International Business. He received his law degree, cum laude, with a Certificate in Health Law with Honors from Saint Louis University in 1996, where he served on the Law Journal Editorial Board, receiving the award for best student article and other honors. Walt has represented individuals and entit... view profile
Health care law covers hospital and healthcare administration—how the health care services you need are managed and delivered to you. Health care attorneys understand the health care industry and the roles of hospitals, doctors, nurses, dentists, physical therapists, and pharmacists. They know the latest drug therapies, medical procedures, and medical technologies. If you need medical care, health care attorneys can help you discover what services are available to you and how you can pay for them using private medical insurance plans, Medicaid or Medicare, or a combination of plans.