Kathryn Roe is the managing attorney and a co-founder of The Health Law Consultancy—a boutique law firm rated Chicago Metropolitan Tier 1 in Health Care Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” surveys in 2010 through 2019, and is ranked for Health Care Law in Illinois by Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Roe delivers strategic legal counsel to health industry clients on health care delivery system and payment reform, payer-provider value-based contracting, health information privacy, security and electronic transactions, participation in and compliance with Medicare and Medicaid programs, health insurance market regulation, and health information technology and business process outsourcing.
Roe’s excellence in health law is recognized by Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and Best Lawyers in America. She is an accomplished writer and frequent speaker on health industry regulation and the strategic application of health law to capitalize on opportunities for business benefit.
Prior to founding The Health Law Consultancy, Roe cultivated her health care transactional and regulatory skills while advancing from associate to capital partner at three prominent Chicago law firms. She began her legal career as a compliance attorney with a publicly-traded life and health insurance company.
A member of the Illinois State Bar, Roe earned a Juris Doctor from Northwestern University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, summa cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame. Roe is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association.