J.C. is an associate in the Corporate Services Department where he concentrates his practice in healthcare law, real estate law, and general corporate and transactional matters.
Prior to BGD, J.C. was Senior Counsel for a national post-acute real estate developer and healthcare operator. As Senior Counsel, J.C. was responsible for most legal issues encountered by the business, including regulatory and licensure compliance, general corporate compliance, stark law and anti-kickback issues, financing matters, real estate issues, and the acquiring and disposing of healthcare facilities. He also served as Vice President and Counsel for a bank holding company, handling commercial transactions and real estate development.
J.C. is a 2011 graduate of the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law and also holds a Master’s in Public Health from the IU School of Medicine. He is a member of the Healthcare and Life Sciences Section of the Indianapolis Bar Association and a board member with the American Health Lawyers Association. J.C. is also a recipient of the Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence in Community Service, an Indiana Conference for Legal Education Opportunities (ICLEO) Fellow, and a member of the Delta Omega Public Health Honor Society.
Delta Omega Public Health Honor Society
Executive Board of the Year, Indianapolis Bar Association
Board of Directors Service Award, Indiana Life Sciences Academy
Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence (Community Service)
Indiana Conference for Legal Education Opportunities (ICLEO) Fellow
American Health Lawyers Association
American Bar Association
Indianapolis Bar Association
Indiana Bar Association
Senior Counsel, Mainstreet Health
Vice President and Counsel, Pedcor Companies
Diversity and Inclusion Board Member, American Health Lawyers Association, 2018
Healthcare and Live Science Communications Chair, Indianapolis Bar Association, 2017
Awards and Grants Judge, American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, 2016
School Board Member, Indiana Life Sciences Academy, 2016
Civic and Charitable Involvement
Homeless Legal Aid Project
Hospice Legal Aid
Indiana Center for At-Risk Elders
IndyBar Legal Lines
- Certificate of Need and Licensure for Facilities and Services
- Finance and Transactions
- Health Care
- Health Care and Health Insurance Transactions
- Medicare and Medicaid Advice
- Real Estate and Construction
- Real Estate Development and Construction
- Senior Living and Long-Term Care
- Stark Law / Anti-Kickback Compliance
- Court of Appeals of Indiana, 2010
Purdue University, Accounting and Management, B.S.
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine, MPH
Bar & Court Admissions
- Indiana, 2011
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana, 2012
Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO)