Gerald “Jerry” Goldberg is the founding partner of Goldberg Law Group. Mr. Goldberg has over 40 years of experience representing health care providers in investigations and contested administrative hearings before the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services.
He routinely represents physicians and licensed health care providers in professional licensing matters, medical staff discipline, and medical staff credentialing and peer review. Mr. Goldberg is a skilled and meticulous attorney with a record of successfully advocating for and defending the rights of health care providers in Illinois and Arizona.
DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1968, J.D.
DePaul University, 1964, B.S.C.
Professional Associations and Memberships
Illinois State Bar Association
Health Care Section Law Section, Past Council Member
Administrative Law Section Council, Past Chair
Standing Committee on Bar Elections Supervision
Standing Committee on Judicial Evaluations, Cook County
Chicago Bar Association
Pathways Mentoring Program
Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys
Arizona Bar Association
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Practical Lawyering: The Skills You Did Not Learn in Law School
Kaplan Publishing, 2009.
Chapter 6, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
Participated in drafting material for Illinois State Medical Society Model Medical Staff Bylaws, 2000
Contributing author, Annual Health Law Survey
Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys, 2000, 2006-2007.
Classes & Seminars
Speaker with the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Professionalism at DePaul University First Year Orientation Program, Chicago, Illinois, 2015 to 2019.
Speaker with the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Professionalism at John Marshall Law School First Year Orientation Program, Chicago, Illinois, 2013 to 2014.
Speaker on Illinois Medicaid Program – Government Investigations, Illinois State Bar Association, September 2013.
Speaker on Administrative Law, Illinois State Bar Association, October 2012.
The Basics of Regulation and Discipline of Health Care Professionals in Illinois and The Latest Developments and Trends in Healthcare Law, Illinois State Bar Association, June 2009.
Medical Malpractice Reform, Physician Profiling, Illinois State Bar Association, Law. Ed. Series, April 2006.
Defending Against Government Subpoenas and Investigations in the Health Care Area, Illinois State Bar Association, Law. Ed. Series, January 2006.
Representing Physicians Before Licensing and Disciplinary Boards, American Medical Association, June 2005.
Healthcare Transactions and Litigation, Illinois State Bar Association, April 2004.
Representing Providers in a Changing Environment, Illinois State Bar Association, May 2003.
First Annual Health Care Conference, Lecturer on Presenting an Effective Defense at the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, March 2002.
Speaker on Administrative and Health Care Law, Illinois State Bar Association - 1987, 1989, 1991, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2001.
Judge, National Health Law Moot Court Competition, Southern Illinois School of Law - 1999, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2013.
Lecturer on the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine M.D. and J.D. Program, 2001.
Lecturer on Illinois Licensing of Physicians, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, M.D. and J.D. Program, January 2000.
Legal Issues in the Practice of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education taught at Westlake Community Hospital, 2000.
Licensure and Disciplinary Proceedings Involving Physicians, Illinois Osteopathic Medical Society- Annual Winter CME Conference, 2000.
Lecturer on Illinois Licensing of Physicians, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, M.D. and J.D. Program, January, 2000.
Seminar for fourth year residents on Illinois medical licensure, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, 1997.
Health Care Seminar, Chicago Bar Association, 1996.
Administrative Law Programs, Sangamon State University Government Bar Association - 1990, 1992.
When you need sound guidance with urgent legal issues related to health care law or professional licensing, you should contact the skilled attorneys at the Goldberg Law Group — serving clients in Greater Chicago, Illinois, and in Arizona.