Christopher R. Scofield


Chris Scofield’s practice focuses on providing operational and regulatory guidance to hospitals and health systems. He regularly provides guidance on risk management issues that help clients decrease the exposure and costs associated with litigation. Chris also advises on various matters including HIPAA, EMTALA, clinical research, TJC compliance and more. Currently, Chris is serving as in-house counsel for Mercy Health, where his education and experience allow him to assist on the diverse issues that can arise in hospital and clinic settings. While attending Saint Louis University School of Law in the evening, Chris worked full time in various analyst and management roles, which established a foundation for him to offer practical guidance to the clients that he serves, balancing legal requirements and business realities. He is admitted to practice in Missouri.


University of Missouri, B.A. - 2006

Saint Louis University School of Law, J.D., Concentrations in Health Law, Business Transactional Law and International Law - 2014


  • Missouri - 2014


  • Missouri Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association


  • Business Analyst – 2007-2014