In this episode of Legal 123s with ByrdAdatto, Brad and Michael share the story of Dr. Bear, a well-known and innovative orthopedic surgeon who wanted to use STEM cells to alleviate pain without surgery. After partnering with a physician and his non-physician team, Dr. Bear ended up under investigation by the medical board for what other people did without his knowledge. Listen to this episode to learn why it is crucial for physicians to seek legal counsel when doing business with non-physicians.

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ByrdAdatto Founding Partner Bradford E. Adatto

Bradford E. Adatto

Brad decided to become a lawyer during sixth-grade Career Day, when he promised to represent his best friend, a future doctor. A few decades later, he started his own law firm that focused on representing health care and corporate clients.