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Robert S. Iwrey Esq.

Robert S. Iwrey Esq.

The Health Law Partners, P.C.
  • Health Care Law, Gov & Administrative Law, Employment Law
  • Michigan, New York, Pro hac vice admission to various courts across the nation
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ROBERT S. IWREY is a founding partner of The Health Law Partners, P.C. He graduated with High Distinction from the University of Michigan in 1988. While at the University of Michigan, he was an Executive Member of the Psi Chi National Honor Society and was a member of the Golden Key National Honor society. In 1993, Mr. Iwrey earned his J.D. at Wayne State University Law School, where he was awarded the American Jurisprudence Award in Advanced Legal Writing and was an award-winning member of Moot Court. Mr. Iwrey has been a practicing litigator since 1993. In addition, he has been practicing healthcare transactional law since 1999. Mr. Iwrey provides counsel in all areas of healthcare law, including but not limited to licensure, staff privileges, contracts, physician practice issues, healthcare investigations and audit defense. Mr. Iwrey was admitted to the Michigan Bar and the U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan in 1993. Mr. Iwrey was also admitted to the U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan in 2003, and to the New York Bar in 2009. Mr. Iwrey is a member of the State Bar of Michigan (Member, Health Care Law Section), the State Bar of New York (Member, Health Law Section), the American Health Lawyer's Association, American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association and the Oakland County Bar Association. Mr. Iwrey was elected by his peers to serve on the governing board of the State Bar of Michigan Health Care Law Section, Council from 2005 to 2011, where he served two (2) consecutive terms as its Treasurer and chaired its Pro–Bono Work Group. In addition, Mr. Iwrey served on and chaired the Oakland County Medical –Legal Committee, served on and co–chaired the State Bar of Michigan Health Care Law Section Website Committee, and served on and chaired the Technology Subcommittee of the Health Care Law Section’s Substantive Law Committee. Mr. Iwrey has been awarded the distinguished AV rating by Martindale–Hubbell (the highest rating

Practice Areas
  • Health Care Law
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Employment Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Healthcare litigation, including civil fraud matters
  • Licensure and staff privilege matters
  • Medicare, Medicaid and other third party payor audits and appeals
  • Physician and Related Employment Contracts
  • Third party payor departicipation matters
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
New York
Pro hac vice admission to various courts across the nation
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Founding Partner
Current
Partner, Associate
Wachler & Associates, P.C.
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Associate, Law Clerk
Brescoll & Associates, P.C.
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Education
Wayne State University Law School
J.D. / Law
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Honors: American Jurisprudence Award for Advanced Legal Writing Honors: Moot Court Member
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
B.S. / Neuropsychology
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Honors: High Distinction, Psi Chi National Honor Society, Golden Key National Honor Society
Awards
Top Rated Lawyer in Health Care Law
ALM Legal Leaders
Michigan Super Lawyer in Health Care
Superlawyers
Superb Rating
Avvo
Rated 10.0/10.0 since 2011
Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit
DBusiness
Leading Lawyer
Leading Lawyers Network
Michigan Super Lawyer in Health Care
Superlawyers
Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit
DBusiness
AHLA Pro Bono Champion, 2010-11
American Health
Michigan Super Lawyer in Health Care
Superlawyers
Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit
DBusiness
Michigan Super Lawyer in Health Care
Superlawyers
Michigan Super Lawyer in Health Care
Superlawyers
Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit
DBusiness
Honored Member
Cambridge Who's Who Registry of Executives, Professionals, and Entrepreneurs
2008-2009
AV Rated in Recognition of High Level of Skill and Integrity
Martindale-Hubbell
AV rated since 2004
Professional Associations
American Association for Justice
Member
Current
Michigan Association for Justice
Member
Current
American Bar Association
Member
Current
American Health Lawyer's Association
Member
Current
State Bar of Michigan, Health Care Law Section
Executive Council Member Chair, Pro-Bono Work Group Past Co-Chair, Website Committee Past Chair, Technology Subcommittee
Current
Federal Bar Association
Member
Current
Oakland County Bar Association
Chair, Medical/Legal Committee
Current
Michigan State Bar
Member
Current
State Bar of New York, Health Care Law Section
Member
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
New rules on disruptive behavior require a measured approach
Michigan Medical Law Report
A few minor billing errors aren't really going to matter, right? Think again
Michigan Medical Law Report
Legislature institutes new requirements for the retention of medical records
Michigan Lawyers Weekly
Laser treatment for dermatological purposes: Who can perform these procedures in Michigan?
Michigan Medical Law Report
Legislature institutes new requirements for the retention of medical records
Michigan Medical Law Report
Michigan Supreme Court empowers physicians to challenge private hospital staffing decisions
Michigan Medical Law Report
Prescribing controlled substances: What every physician should know
Michigan Medical Law Report
Starting a Physician Practice in Michigan
Michigan Medical Law Report
Michigan's Court of Appeals Empowers Physicians to Challenge Private Hospital Staffing Decisions
Triad
State of Michigan Healthcare License Investigations and the Practical Effect of Licensing Sanctions
Michigan Medical Law Report
State of Michigan Healthcare License Investigations and the Practical Effect of Licensing Sanctions
Laches
Ways to Help Avoid Serious Trouble
Physician Office Lab News
Compliance Issues for the Pain Side of the Practice: Billing 'Incident to' Services to Medicare
The Ventilator
Have You Engaged in Compliance Activities Lately?
The Ventilator
HIPAA Privacy and Security Enforcement & Risk Reduction
The Ventilator
Changes in Part B Medicare Appeals under BIPA
Health Care Weekly Review
Proactive Compliance as an Audit Defense Strategy
The Ventilator
Developing Lab QA Program Can Prevent PT Problems
Physician Office Lab News
OIG Issues Draft Compliance Guidance for Individual and Small Group Physician Practices
Health Care Weekly Review
OIG Issues Draft Compliance Guidance for Individual and Small Group Physician Practices
The Health Lawyer, The ABA Health Law Section
OIG Softens its Overall Approach in Releasing the Final Compliance Guidance for Individual and Small Group Physician Practices
The Health Lawyer, The ABA Health Law Section
Portfolio Acquisitions... Buyer and Seller Considerations
Monitor Leasing & Financial Services
Speaking Engagements
Medical Staff, Peer Review and the Effects of Feyz One Year Later, Annual Meeting
State Bar of Michigan - Health Care Law Section
Law Student Outreach - Health Law as a Career
Wayne State University Law School
March 2009, March 2008, and March 2007
Interaction of physician licensing and discipline and criminal investigations and prosecutions
Oakland County Bar Association - Oakland County Medical Society
Co-Presentation with Michigan Assistant Attorney General
Interaction of physician licensing and discipline and criminal investigations and prosecutions
Oakland County Bar Association - Oakland County Medical Society
Co-Presentation with Michigan Assistant Attorney General
Protecting, Improving, and Enhancing Your Bottom Line
The Oakland County Bar Association Oakland County Medical Society
Increased Governmental Scrutiny on Michigan Health Care Providers and How to Avoid Becoming a Target, The Medial Wealth Center Practice Prosperity Series
Increased Governmental Scrutiny on Michigan Health Care Providers and How to Avoid Becoming a Target
Oakland County Medical Society and Oakland County Bar Association
The Business of Medicine
Dentists at the Jewish Vocational Service
The Business of Medicine, Troy, MI Marriott
Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Physicians
The Business of Medicine, Grand Blanc, MI
Genesys Hospital OB/GYNs
Physician Contracting Workshop, Birmingham, MI
Oakland County Medical Society
The DOs and DON’Ts of Controlled Substance Prescribing in MI, Plymouth, MI
Institute for Continuing Legal Education Health Law Institute
Presented with Frederick Woodward and Angela Francis of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency
Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions: The Civil Penalties Most Likely to Affect Michigan Criminal Defendants, Criminal Defense Series, Ann Arbor, MI
Institute for Continuing Legal Education
Increased Provider Scrutiny: Don't Be a Target, The 2012-13 Medical-Dental-Legal Update
American Educational Institute
The DOs and DON’Ts of Controlled Substance Prescribing in MI
Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Auburn Hills, MI
Presented with Frederick Woodward of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency
Increased Scrutiny on HealthCare Providers and How to Avoid Becoming A Target, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ypsilanti, MI
Huron Valley Physician Association
Physician Contracting Workshop for OB/GYN Residents, Farmington Hills, MI
Botsford Hospital
The Business of Chiropractic: An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure, 2014 MAC Fall Express Conference, Mt. Pleasant, MI
Michigan Association of Chiropractors
Co-Presented by Robert S. Iwrey
Social Media
Contact & Map
The Health Law Partners, P.C.
29566 Northwestern Hwy
#200
Southfield, MI 48034
USA
Telephone: (248) 996-8510
Fax: (248) 996-8525
The Health Law Partners, P.C.
The Greenberg, Dresevic, Iwrey, Kalmowitz & Pendleton Law Group A Division of the Health Law Partners, P.C.
1370 Broadway
#558
New York, NY 10018
USA
Telephone: (212) 734-0128
Fax: (917) 210-2952