James F. Flynn - Bricker & Eckler LLP

James F. Flynn

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001

Jim Flynn is a partner in and chair of Bricker & Eckler's Health Care group. His general health care practice focuses on transactional, regulatory, governance, reimbursement-related, health planning and long-term care matters, including experience in advising Boards, physician contracting, joint ventures, federal and state regulatory issues, fraud and abuse, False Claims Act, certificate of need, community health needs assessments, corporate compliance, corporate organization and governance, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, and federal and state administrative appeals. In these areas, he has appeared before federal and state courts, the Provider Reimbursement Review Board, administrative law judges, state agency administrative hearings, and in medical staff hearings.

Additional Information

Other Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of Ohio
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America
  • United States District Court for District of Columbia
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
University of Notre DameBA 1987University of Notre DameJ.D. 1990
Health Care Financial Management AssociationSociety of Ohio Hospital AttorneysColumbus Bar Association; Admissions CommitteeAmerican Health Lawyers Association Board of DirectorsLeadership Columbus, Class of 2007

Client Comments

"James Flynn is an outstanding communicator. Mr. Flynn makes complex matters understandable to all necessary parties (client, board members, community members, and physicians). Additionally, matters are handled in a very timely manner. Mr. Flynn is a trusted resource and excellent advisor. Jim's understanding of the health care industry and health care law is a great benefit to his clients. This balance of industry understanding and legal expertise makes Mr. Flynn an outstanding business partner and a trusted strategic advisor."

-Tim Colburn
President and CEO
Berger Health System

"Jim consistently demonstrates leadership and exceptional health law skills, while maintaining a supportive focus on clients. I would trust Jim with the most critical and sensitive matters."

-Mary Gallagher
Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff
Ohio Hospital Association

"Jim takes the time to understand us, what we want, and how we do business. He is extremely effective, no matter what our request. His responses are always timely and on target."

"Jim Flynn is not only our lead legal counsel, but we also value his guidance in direction in many aspects of our business."

-Dan Paoletti
Ohio Health Information Partnership

"Mr. Flynn is a true resource and expert in the field of Health Care Law. Additionally, he is well-versed and connected in the industry. The knowledge and contacts allow dynamic input and involvement from many different perspectives. Jim is timely, effective, and collaborative. Because of this strong working relationship, Bricker & Eckler, Jim Flynn, and the Health Care Law team are viewed as an extension of Berger Health System and operate as part of our team."

-Tim Colburn
President and CEO
Berger Health System

Office Location

100 South Third Street
Columbus, OH 43215-4291
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Columbus-OH Metro Area
James F. Flynn has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Health Care Law

Other Information

Gender: Male