John C. Erickson III


Effect of Legal Restrictions on Clinical Integration Efforts. IU Kelly School of Business, Business of Medicine MBA. 2014.
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John Erickson has thoroughly enjoyed his 26-year career as a federal district court law clerk, DOJ litigator, in-house counsel and private practice attorney. He employs this broad legal/business experience to serve as outside general counsel and trusted advisor for physician groups, health systems and other health care clients.  He has a particular depth of experience advising cancer centers and oncology practices.  John also frequently provides project-based lead counsel for integration and optimization transactions such as co-management arrangements. Clients appreciate his ability to increase confidence in their decision-making and to assist in achieving their goals ethically, creatively and efficiently.


University of Michigan, BGS - 1988

Indiana University Maurer School of Law, JD, magna cum laude - 1991


  • Indiana - 1992
  • Ohio - 2003
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Court of International Trade
  • United States Court of Federal Claims
  • United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana


  • American Health Lawyers Association


  • Of Counsel – Private Practice – 2007-2014
  • General Counsel, Integrated Provider Solutions – Cardinal Health, Inc. – 2006-2007
  • Assistant General Counsel, Automation Technology – Cardinal Health, Inc.  – 2001-2006
  • Senior Compliance Counsel – Bindley Western Industries, Inc.  – 2000-2001
  • Associate – Private Practice – 1999-2000
  • Adjunct Legal Writing Instructor – George Washington University – 1995-1997
  • Trial Attorney – United States Department of Justice, Civil Division – 1993-1999
  • Law Clerk – United States District Court (Judge John Daniel Tinder) – 1991-1993


  • Attorney General’s Honors Program
  • Special Achievement Award from the Attorney General of the United States
  • Master Graduate, Rapport Leadership Institute