Hospitals & Health Systems

Malecki Brooks Law Group, LLC, has extensive experience representing acute care and specialty hospitals and health systems. Several of our team members are former in-house counsel for hospitals and health systems.

We can assist you with the following:


  • General contract review and drafting
  • Review and drafting of equipment leases
  • Review and drafting of physician office space leases
  • Review and drafting of physician and allied health professional employment agreements
  • Management agreements
  • Affiliation agreements
  • Clinical trial agreements
  • Employment law matters
  • Acquisitions of hospitals on behalf of acquiring hospital systems and hospitals to be acquired by hospital systems
  • Review and drafting of Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules and Regulations
  • Medical Staff issues
  • Governance issues
  • Employment law training


  • Medicare, Medicaid and health insurance company audit assistance and representation
  • Third-party payor and billing issues
  • HIPAA privacy assessments and assistance with breaches
  • Regulatory compliance advising
  • Risk and claims management
  • Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) compliance
  • Illinois Mental Health Code and Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Confidentiality Act compliance
  • Harassment training

Contact an Attorney

Melinda Malecki

Aileen Kiska Brooks

Patricia D. King