Johnathan Rhodes | Health Care Attorney | Fennemore Craig

Johnathan A. Rhodes

Johnathan focuses his practice in healthcare litigation and regulation. He has represented health care facilities and individual providers with regard to health care regulatory and operational issues. His experience includes guidance related to the False Claims Act, Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, and other related federal and state regulatory laws. Johnathan  assists clients with contract review and negotiations, physician relationships, Medicare enrollment, and government and commercial payment issues.

He has worked closely with senior executives of a Fortune 500 health care provider on health care regulatory issues and various strategic business initiatives. Johnathan has worked closely with Medicare Administrative Contractors, Medicaid Agencies, and other government contractors in response to audits and reviews. He has successfully litigated many reimbursement issues, Medicare cost report audit findings, and facility licensure issues. He also represents licensed practitioners before state medical boards related to disciplinary issues and board complaints.


  • J.D., cum laude, Washburn University School of Law
  • M.B.A., University of Phoenix
  • B.S., University of Phoenix

Areas of Practice

We represent national, regional and local clients participating in significant transactions.

We serve a range of clients within the health care and bioscience industries.

Representative Cases

  • Recovered millions of dollars for health care providers from Medicare, Medicaid, and other payors that were denied through an audit of claim denial or denial of Medicare Bad Debt.
  • Appealed many cass at the federal and state level, including state hearing officers, government contractors, Administrative Law Judges, CMS, and the Provider Reimbursement Review Board.
  • Recovered millions of dollars for health care providers from employers and commercial payors related to violations of the Affordable Care Act

Awards and Honors

  • Core Value Award for Integrity, DaVita

Articles And Presentations


  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Board Member and Former Colorado Chapter President, Gift of Adoption Fund, Inc.


  • Colorado


  • Portuguese, Proficient