D. Michael Bell is a trial attorney whose primary focus is health law and defending health care providers and health care institutions.
Mr. Bell advises on regulatory issues affecting health care institutions, professional liability matters, risk management and compliance issues. Mr. Bell counsels physicians on contract issues and represents health care providers in disciplinary matters. Mr. Bell also has experience assisting government agencies in the defense of claims under Section 1983 and the First Amendment, corporate governance disputes and personal injury litigation. Prior to law school he managed and negotiated real estate transactions for the state of Florida. His experience also includes working with the Washington University Appellate Clinic on habeas corpus appeals before the Sixth and Eighth Circuits of the United States Courts of Appeals.
Michael earned his J.D. from Washington University School of Law.