Jennifer R. Breuer

Jennifer is a partner in the firm’s Chicago office, a member of the firm’s Alumni Advisory Committee and vice chair of its Health Care Practice Group. She is also chair of the firm’s Women’s Committee.

Jennifer’s Practice: Jennifer focuses her practice on health care regulatory and transactional matters and regularly assists in developing and implementing legal compliance programs. Jennifer also regularly counsels health industry clients on privacy law compliance.

In General: Jennifer received her bachelor's degree from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut and her J.D. degree from Northwestern University School of Law. Prior to attending Northwestern, she worked as a strategy consultant to the worldwide pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries at The Wilkerson Group (now IBM Consulting) in New York, NY.

Jennifer is a regular author and speaker on various health care issues, including Medicare anti-kickback and self-referral law requirements, corporate compliance programs, health privacy issues, nonprofit governance and structuring hospital-physician relationships. Jennifer is a member of the Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys, the American Health Lawyers Association and the Health Care Compliance Association. In 2006, she was named one of the nation’s Outstanding Fraud & Compliance Lawyers by Nightingale’s Healthcare News and, in 2004, she was named by Nightingale’s Healthcare News as one of 14 Outstanding Youth Healthcare Attorneys in the United States. Jennifer was named as an Illinois Super Lawyer in 2006, 2007 and 2008.

Personal Information:
Jennifer and her husband, a labor lawyer, reside in Chicago with their son who entered first grade in September 2012.

Contact Jennifer: (312) 569-1256 phone; email