Anthony Ashenhurst

Practice Groups:

Healthcare

Employment & Labor

Office Locations:

Peoria, IL

Phone: 309.676.0400

Chicago, IL

Phone: 312.853.8700

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Education

  • Juris Doctor, Drake University, 1980
  • Bachelor of Arts, Western Illinois University, 1977

Year Joined Firm

2017

 

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Tony has practiced healthcare law for more than twenty years. His practice is focused on compliance issues, including: HIPAA, EMTALA, medical staff issues, and physician recruitment and contracting issues, as well as labor and employment issues in the healthcare setting. Tony represents healthcare providers such as hospitals, health systems, physicians, and medical clinics.

Prior to joining Heyl Royster, Tony served as Assistant General Counsel in UnityPoint Health’s Law Department, where he provided advice on healthcare regulatory compliance and other corporate legal issues for UnityPoint Health’s Illinois affiliates. His practice included Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute counseling, HIPAA, EMTALA, and risk and claims management, including professional liability claims. In addition, Tony was responsible for physicians’ employment contracts with UnityPoint Health’s Illinois hospitals as well as a range of other employment issues involving physicians and medical staff. He has also served as the UnityPoint Health – Methodist interim Compliance Officer.

From 2001 to 2012, Tony was in private practice in a business law firm, where he focused on healthcare law and labor & employment law. After receiving his J.D. from Drake University Law School, Tony worked in-house at a steel company where he represented the company in labor relations.

Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Peoria County Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys
  • American Health Law Association
  • State Bar of Georgia

Court Admissions

  • State Courts of Illinois
  • United States District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court