College and University Mental Health
Law and Campus Safety
Complex Civil Litigation
Healthcare Legislation and Regulation
Medical and Psychotherapy Licensing
Medical Staff Hearing Officer
Mental Health Law Consulting
Risk Management for Healthcare
Malpractice Insurance Coverage
American Bar Association, Health
American Health Lawyers Association
California Society for Healthcare
State Bar of California
Los Angeles County Bar Association,
Health Law Section
The United States Supreme Court
The United States Ninth Circuit
Court of Appeals
The United States District Courts
for the Southern, Central,
Northern and Eastern Districts
Dan Willick has practiced law since 1973, with an emphasis on health care law and complex civil litigation. He has been involved in precedent setting lawsuits concerning important health care issues.
Dan’s expansive health care practice includes representing physicians and medical staffs in corrective action hearings. He frequently acts as a hearing officer or arbitrator in medical staff hearings. Dan has prepared medical staff bylaw provisions governing peer review hearings. Dan is a legal consultant to the University of California system on mental health law issues and is general counsel to the California Psychiatric Association. Additionally, Dan advises on the operation of clinics providing psychotherapy and other medical services.
Dan is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UCLA Geffen School of Medicine and has also held academic appointments at Loyola Law School, USC Keck School of Medicine, University of California at Santa Barbara and California State University at Los Angeles.
Dan is AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.*
Dan received his A.B. at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1964 (highest honors). He received his A.M. at the University of Chicago in 1966 and received a PhD. from the University of Chicago in 1968. In 1973, Dan received his J.D. from UCLA.
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