Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D.
  • Health Law Concentration
  • magna cum laude; Order of the Coif
  • Case Western Reserve Law Review, Executive Board, Executive Symposium Editor
Ohio State University, B.S.
  • Nutrition, Business Minor
  • cum laude


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Andrea Lee is a health care lawyer and partner at Honigman. She focuses her practice on health care transactions and regulatory matters with an emphasis on representing post-acute care providers. A portion of her practice is dedicated to counseling health plans and other insurance companies on Michigan regulatory matters.

 Andrea’s key areas of expertise include:

  • Mergers, acquisitions, and sales of skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, senior living communities, home care, and hospice
  • Medicare and Medicaid provider enrollment and changes of ownership (CHOW)
  • Corporate practice of medicine and private equity MSO arrangements
  • Clinical trial agreement drafting and negotiation on behalf of study sponsors and sites
  • Telemedicine and digital health regulatory matters, including scope of practice, licensure, and contracting
  • Stark law, Anti-Kickback statute, and False Claims Act compliance
  • HIPAA, including data breach notifications and investigations, policies and procedures, and business associate agreements
  • Representing a variety of insurance and health care clients in start-up and organizational matters
  • Counseling insurance companies, HMOs, and third-party administrators on general corporate matters and applications for Michigan Certificates of Authority
  • Counseling providers and payors on expanding state and federal regulation under the Affordable Care Act


Representative Matters

  • Counseled a national nonprofit healthcare system in the sale of three skilled nursing facilities and two hospices
  • Acted as health care regulatory counsel for a private equity fund in the acquisition of dermatology practices nationwide
  • Represented a regional hospice agency in the sale to a national chain
  • Acted as local counsel for acquisition of a senior housing facility, including independent living, assisted living, and memory care
  • Counseled a telemedicine start-up on state and federal health care regulatory requirements
  • Advised client on large HIPAA breach affecting more than 500 health care records
  • Extensive experience advising health care clients, including physician groups, laboratories, and others, on the Stark law, Anti-Kickback statute, and state fraud and abuse regulations
  • Assisted various health insurance companies and HMOs with entry into the Michigan market, including drafting applications for Certificates of Authority and various other regulatory approvals

Prior Experience

  • Rolf Goffman Martin Lang LLP, Attorney, 2012-2017



  • Michigan Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2018-2019

Professional & Community Involvement

  • American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
  • State Bar of Michigan
    • Health Law Section
      • Health Care Law Section Council, 2019-present
      • Membership Committee
        • Chair, 2019-present
        • Committee, 2016-present
      • Publications Committee, 2016-2018
      • Social Media Director, 2017-present
    • Ohio State Bar Association

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