Attorneys
Attorneys

Rachel H. Yaffe

Associate

Practice Focus

Professional Experience

Rachel is an associate in the Business Law Services Department. She focuses her practice on a range of corporate issues including business formation, drafting corporate transactional documents and mergers and acquisitions. Additionally, Rachel represents physicians, medical practices and other healthcare clients in corporate, transactional and regulatory matters. Rachel has counseled clients on employment matters, practice acquisitions, regulatory compliance and various corporate and healthcare issues.

Education

  • Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D. (2008)
  • University of Michigan, B.A., with High Honors (2005)

State Admissions

  • Illinois

Professional Associations

  • The Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Illinois Association of Health Attorneys

Publications

Presentations

  • "The new HIPAA standards: Are you ready?" McDonald Hopkins webinar, August 22, 2013
  • "Negotiating Your Employment Agreement," presenter for the University of Chicago, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program, April 2012
  • "Compliance – Red Flags," presenter for the AAOS EMR and Other Technologies: Revolutionary Change in Orthopaedic Practice, June 2010
  • "Navigating HITECH Real World Issues for your Practice," co-presenter for the RBMA Northeast Chapter Spring Educational Meeting, April 2010

Awards and Honors

  • Selected for inclusion in Illinois Rising Stars (2014)
  • Cali Award, Personal Income Tax (Fall 2007)
Phone
312-642-2856
FAX
312-280-8232
Locations
  • 300 N. LaSalle Street
    Suite 2100
    Chicago, IL 60654