Health Law, Litigation and Licensing for Illinois Healthcare Professionals and Organizations

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Michael V. Favia is a well respected and connected health law, litigation and licensing attorney with experience from a variety of perspectives.

Highlights: John Marshall Law School, J.D., 1982; Loyola University, BBA 1978; Assistant Illinois Attorney General; Counsel to the City of Chicago; Former Chief of Medical and Health Related Prosecutions for the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, directed the statewide enforcement of the Illinois Medical Practice Act and numerous other regulatory and licensure statutes. Selected by peers as a “Leading Lawyer” in the field of Health Law. -Rated AV- Highest Legal Ability Rating by Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rating System.  -Member of the Illinois Bar Association for over 25 years -Member of the Chicago Bar Association since 1982.

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The Highest Possible Rating in Both Legal Ability & Ethical Standards For more than 130 years, lawyers have relied on the AV® Preeminent™ Rating while searching for their own expert attorneys. Now you too can look to this important, trusted rating when choosing an attorney. The Martindale-Hubbell® AV® Preeminent™ Rating is the highest possible rating […]


About Michael V. Favia and Chicago IDFPR Licensing Defense The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) issues and regulates your professional license to practice and Michael V. Favia is a Chicago IDFPR attorney you can trust and when you need legal advice and representation. He is a former Chief of Prosecutions when the department […]


Additional Education for Illinois Doctors Combating Opioid Addiction The Illinois Controlled Substance Act was amended on Monday, August 27, 2018, increasing the required continuing medical education requirements to include three additional hours of education about safety when prescribing opioids. The new law mandating Illinois physicians and those who must maintain their CME hour requirements. The […]


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