Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Chicago, Illinois (Masters, 2001)
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois (J.D., 1995)
The George Washington University, Washington, D.C. (B.A., 1992)
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Michael Moss extends Grant Law’s legal expertise and reach handling corporate transactions, health care, litigation and serving as Counsel to the firm.Michael Moss brings nearly thirty years’ experience in healthcare law, public affairs consulting, corporate
governance and transactions, and litigation to Grant Law’s clients. He has been dedicated to
representing healthcare entities, especially in the public-payor sphere, as well as ensuring quality
healthcare coverage for the people who need it most.
A graduate of Chicago-Kent College of Law, Michael began his legal career as a litigator, trying civil cases
throughout Illinois for five years. After returning to graduate school to obtain a master’s degree in
Public Policy from the University of Chicago, Michael headed the finances and budgeting for the state of
Illinois’ Medicaid program for over 10 years. As the Finance Administrator for the Dept. Of Healthcare
and Family Services, the state’s Medicaid agency, he oversaw more than $12 billion in annual state and
federal healthcare spending and helped bring over $6 billion in new federal funding to the state through
several hospital provider fee programs. As the Associate Director for Healthcare Budgeting at the
Governor’s Budget Office, Michael oversaw the state’s combined multi-agency healthcare spending, helped
to resolve a $2.7 billion healthcare budget deficit and reduced the annual cost growth of the healthcare
budget from double digits to 2.5%, without cutting coverage for beneficiaries.
Before joining Grant Law, Michael was the director of Illinois projects for Sellers Dorsey, LLC, a nationally
recognized Medicaid finance consulting firm, working on provider fee structures for major healthcare
entities and public-private partnerships for improved care delivery to the Medicaid population. Michael
also served as General Counsel to Family Health Network, a Medicaid-Medicare managed care company,
where he generated millions of dollars in cost avoidance and additional revenue to the enterprise,
negotiated and resolving issues with provider agreements and oversaw the company’s strategic
compliance plan and corporate structure.
Michael holds a BA in political science from George Washington
University, a JD from the Chicago-Kent College of Law, and an MPP from the University of Chicago. He is
a member of the Chicago Bar Association.
Bar and Legal Association Memberships
- Chicago Bar Association
- Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Chicago, IL (Masters, 2001)
- Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois (J.D., 1995)
- The George Washington University, Washington, D.C. (B.A., 1992)