Michael Fischer is an antitrust attorney whose practice focuses on clients in the health care sector. Michael is experienced in antitrust counseling and litigation, commercial litigation, and government investigations. Michael regularly represents clients before the United States Department of Justice Antitrust Division, the Federal Trade Commission, and state competition regulators.


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    • Currently defending a leading public health system in federal and state antitrust lawsuits concerning managed care contracting practices.
    • Routinely assists hospital and health care systems to mitigate antitrust risk in managed care contracting.
    • Advised a consortium of 11 major health systems co-venturing to launch a Medicaid managed care health plan.
    • Successfully defended a national health insurance carrier in multiple contract dispute arbitrations concerning complex reimbursement issues.
    • Provides antitrust counseling with respect to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act and compliance with second requests.


    Contact information

    +1 704.331.4947
    +1 704.331.7842

    Bar admissions

    2014, North Carolina

    2011, Georgia


    • J.D., 2011, University of North Carolina
      • With honors
      • Comments Editor, North Carolina Law Review
      • Teaching Assistant, Legal Writing & Research Center
    • M.A., 2006, Wake Forest University: Education
      • With honors
    • B.A., 2005, University of North Carolina: Political Science
      • With distinction