Bradley is pleased to announce that Michael Sutton has joined the firm’s growing Dallas office as an associate in the Healthcare Practice Group.
Mr. Sutton provides a variety of transactional and regulatory legal services to healthcare providers, including representation of physicians, physician-owned entities, long-term care facilities and hospitals. In addition, he has litigated a variety of civil and healthcare-related disputes in both state and federal courts.
“I’m excited to have Michael join our office and even happier to see us continue to add to our important healthcare practice,” said Bradley Dallas Office Managing Partner Richard A. Sayles. “Michael’s background in healthcare compliance, administration and transactions will meet many of our clients’ current needs.”
Mr. Sutton joins the firm from Conner & Winters LLP, in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He graduated from the University of Arkansas School of Law summa cum laude, where he was articles editor of the Arkansas Law Review. During law school, Mr. Sutton clerked for Benton County Circuit Court Judge Brad Karren and at several Arkansas law firms. He also served six years in the U.S. Air Force Reserve and was an extern with the U.S. Air Force JAG Corps.
Bradley’s Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters added, “We’ve been extremely pleased to see the thriving interest from Dallas hospitals and physicians in our healthcare capabilities, which allows us to continue to build a strong practice. Bradley is also proud to honor our longstanding commitment to hiring our military veterans such as Michael.”
Bradley’s Dallas office has doubled in size since it opened in January of 2019. In addition, the firm has grown to more than 45 lawyers located across its offices in Dallas and Houston and has more than 70 lawyers licensed in the state, allowing the firm to handle a wide variety of legal issues for its clients in Texas and beyond.