Christopher M. Guthrie, Associate


Christopher Guthrie is a member of the firm's Health & Life Sciences Practice Group. He focuses his practice on state and national health law matters, including:

  • providing guidance to hospitals, hospital systems, practitioners, pharmacies and prescription drug distributors on health care transactions and regulatory and compliance matters;
  • advising hospitals on operational matters involving patient care, practitioner credentialing and corrective action, and professional practice regulation; and
  • assisting hospitals and other health care providers in navigating and responding to government investigations and inquiries related to billing and compliance, caregiver misconduct, and CMS surveys and audits.

Prior to joining the firm, Chris was a middle- and high-school special education teacher. He previously served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mozambique.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Marquette University Law School (J.D., 2017)
    • Pro Bono Society (Member)
    • National Moot Court Competition
    • Jenkins Honors Moot Court Competition
    • Certificate in Litigation
  • Marquette University Graduate School of Management (M.B.A., 2016)
  • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee (M.S., 2008)
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison (B.A., 2002)
    • Majors: Psychology and Sociology
    • Minor: African Studies

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Wisconsin Perinatal Foundation (Board of Directors)
  • Eviction Defense Project, Legal Action of Wisconsin (Volunteer)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • American Health Lawyers Association (Member)
  • Wisconsin State Bar Association (Member)