Jonathan Gunn

Physician Employment Contract Review Serving Metro Chicago and all of Illinois

Whether you are a resident, fellow, or an established doctor with a loyal patient following, physician employment contracts can be complicated. Are all important issues addressed fairly? What protections are available? Are the terms usual, customary and reasonable? Are the post-employment restrictions reasonable and enforceable? Which terms are negotiable? What about the future? Every physician can benefit from the experience and advice of a medical contract attorney. The adage "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure" also applies to physician employment contracts. A lawyer experienced with physician employment agreements can help avoid future conflicts and expensive disputes. Mr. Gunn has personally handled more than 500 physician employment contracts. He regularly teaches residents and fellows and edits the chapter on physician employment contracts within the Law of Medical Practice in Illinois.

About Jonathan S. Gunn

Mr. Gunn is a licensed attorney with more than 30 years of healthcare related experience. He has personally handled more than 500 physician employment contract agreements. Beginning as a healthcare provider, he was then involved in medical device development for Hewlett-Packard (now Phillips) Medical Electronics. Since 1994, Mr. Gunn has been a licensed attorney, concentrating in representing doctors and practicing healthcare law. His extensive medical-legal experience includes defending physicians in medical malpractice actions and reviewing and negotiation of physician employment contracts and agreements. Mr. Gunn has a B.A. from Drake University, an M.I.C.T. from the University of Kansas and a J.D. from the John Marshall Law School. He edits a chapter on physician employment contract agreements in The Law of Medical Practice in Illinois, a legal textbook. Crain’s Chicago Business has consulted and quoted Mr. Gunn on the topic of physician employment contracts. Mr. Gunn teaches physician employment agreements to residents and fellows at a leading teaching/research hospital in Chicago. He is available for prompt, confidential and cost-effective private consultation. Mr. Gunn handles physician employment contract reviews in metro Chicago and throughout all of Illinois.