Gregory Drutchas leads the firm's healthcare business and regulatory, medical staff, and insurance practices. In addition to his expertise in corporate healthcare, medical staff matters and insurance, Mr. Drutchas has considerable experience in a variety of other areas, including medical malpractice defense litigation, employment law, commercial litigation and appellate practice. He has been with the firm for more than 35 years.
Mr. Drutchas is licensed to practice law in Michigan, as well as the U.S. District Courts of Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is also active in several professional organizations, and has held leadership positions in several professional organizations. Mr. Drutchas has made over 100 presentations to healthcare provider, lawyer, and insurance groups. He has also published several articles and book chapters on insurance matters and legal issues facing physicians and healthcare institutions.
Mr. Drutchas was named a Michigan Super Lawyer in 2006-2012. Only five percent of the attorneys in the state are named Super Lawyers.
He is AV® Peer Review Rated by LexisNexis/Martindale-Hubbell. The AV Peer Review rating is the highest rating allowed. It attests to a lawyer’s legal ability and professional ethics, and reflects the confidential opinions of the Bar and the Judiciary.
Mr. Drutchas received his J.D. from Duke University School of Law. He also earned an A.B. in Journalism from the University of Michigan.
State Bar of Michigan
-Former Chair and Treasurer, Health Care Law Section
-Former Chair, Insurance Law Committee
Board Member, Michigan Society of Hospital Care Attorneys
Michigan Health and Hospital Association
-Member, Legislative Policy Council
-Former Member, Tort Reform Task Force and Special Advisor on Tort Reform
-Former Member, Council on Rural and Smaller Hospitals
-Former Member, Council on Systems and Networks
-Former Member, Committee on Public Policy and Government
American Health Lawyers Association
Board of Trustees, Projection Compassion, Inc. (owner of 4 nursing homes)
- Michigan Society of Health Care Risk Management