Timothy W. Feeley
  Attorney

BIOGRAPHY

Timothy Feeley's trial experience includes all phases of civil, health care, labor and employment, business, insurance and commercial litigation. He has appeared in numerous state and federal courts and before administrative hearing examiners in Wisconsin and in other states. Litigation experience involves appeals to state and federal appellate courts in Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Wyoming, including the United States Court of Appeals for the 7th and 10th Circuits. He authors a chapter on Judicial Supervision and Enforcement in Wisconsin Discovery Law and Practice, a publication of the State Bar of Wisconsin.

Mr. Feeley's representation of health care clients includes hospitals, physician groups, nursing homes and other licensed health care professionals with regard to health care regulatory issues, qui tam and complaints filed under the False Claims Act, ERISA, labor and employment matters, insurance, management and collection of patient accounts, medical staff issues, and issues relating to employee post-termination restrictive covenants. With respect to hospital medical staff relations and related litigation, he provides comprehensive legal counsel to clients on a wide range of medical staff issues including peer review, medical staff bylaws, and medical staff due process hearings. He has represented health care clients, both public and private, in courts located in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Wyoming and other states. Mr. Feeley also regularly advises clients on ways to reduce potential litigation.

EDUCATION

Marquette University, B.A., cum laude - 1989

Marquette University, J.D., cum laude - 1992

ADMITTED TO BAR

  • Wisconsin - 1992
  • Wyoming - 2008
  • Minnesota - 2009
  • Michigan - 2011
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin - 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit - 1994
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin - 1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit - 2008
  • U.S. District Court, Wyoming - 2008
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan - 2015

memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • State Bar of Wyoming
  • State Bar of Minnesota
  • State Bar of Michigan

Significant Cases

  • Ali v. Calumet Medical Center, Inc., 2013 WL 5349100 (2013)
  • Alvarado v. Sersch, 257 Wis.2d 752, 652 N.W.2d 109 (2002)
  • Alvarado v. Sersch, 262 Wis.2d 74, 662 N.W.2d 350 (2003)
  • Capital Cleaning Contractors of Wisconsin, Inc. v. Glasl, 2005 WL 910165 (2005)
  • Cruz v. All Saints Healthcare System, Inc., 242 Wis.2d 432, 625 N.W.2d 344 (2001)
  • Czapinski v. St. Francis Hosp., Inc., 236 Wis.2d 316, 613 N.W.2d 120 (2000)
  • Door County Memorial Hosp. v. Anthem Alliance Health Ins. Co., 2008 WL 3540598 (2008)
  • Ehlinger v. Hauser, 313 Wis.2d 718, 758 N.W.2d 476 (2008)
  • Ehlinger v. Hauser, 325 Wis.2d 287, 785 N.W2d 328 (2010)
  • Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hosp. v. Fox, 2005 WL 1629892 (2005)
  • Gister v. American Family Mut. Ins. Co., 342 Wis.2d 496, 818 N.W.2d 880 (2012)
  • Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians and Its Employee Welfare Plan v. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, 2017 WL 3116262 (2017)
  • Guzman v. St. Francis Hosp., Inc., 240 Wis.2d 559, 623 N.W.2d 776 (2000)
  • Guzman v. St. Francis Hosp., Inc., 234 Wis.2d 170, 609 N.W.2d 166 (2000)
  • Herek v. Police & Fire Com'n Village of Menomonee Falls, 226 Wis.2d 504, 595 N.W.2d 113 (1999)
  • Hofflander v. St. Catherine's Hosp., Inc., 247 Wis.2d 636, 635 N.W.2d 13 (2001)
  • Hofflander v. St. Catherine's Hosp., Inc., 262 Wis.2d 539, 664 N.W.2d 545 (2003)
  • Masri v. State Labor and Industry Review Com'n , 356 Wis.2d 405, 850 N.W.2d 298 (2014)
  • Mathias v. St. Catherine's Hosp., Inc., 212 Wis.2d 540, 569 N.W.2d 330 (1997)
  • Mayo v. Wisconsin Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund, 383 Wis.2d 1 (2018)
  • Mile Bluff Medical Center, Inc. v. Village of Necedah, 380 Wis.2d 510 (2018)
  • Nommensen v. American Continental Ins. Co., 239 Wis.2d 129, 619 N.W.2d 137 (2000)
  • Nommensen v. American Continental Ins. Co., 246 Wis.2d 132, 629 N.W.2d 301 (2001)
  • Saint Joseph's Hospital of Marshfield, Inc. v. Carl Klemm, Inc., 459 F.Supp.2d 824 (2006)
  • Schaidler v. Mercy Medical Center of Oshkosh, Inc., 209 Wis.2d 457, 563 N.W.2d 554 ( 1997)
  • Schindler v. Marshfield Clinic, 2007 WL 60924 (2007)
  • Soe-Hlaing Lai v. Gottlieb Mem. Hosp., (2015 Ill. App. 1st 142319-U) (2015)
  • St. Luke's Hosp. of Duluth v. Minnesota Joint Underwritting Ass'n, 2010 WL 2733326 (2010)
  • State v. Anthuber, 201 Wis.2d 512, 549 N.W.2d 477 (1996)
  • State v. Steenberg Homes, Inc., 223 Wis.2d 511, 589 N.W.2d 668 (1998)
  • State ex rel. Angela M.W. v. Kruzicki, 209 Wis.2d 112, 561 N.W.2d 729 (1997)
  • State ex rel. Schultz v. Wellens, 208 Wis.2d 574, 561 N.W.2d 775 (1997)
  • T.W. by Enk v. Brophy, 954 F.Supp. 1306, 1996 WL 795268 (1996)
  • T.W. by Enk v. Brophy, 124 F.3d 893, 1997 WL 564104 (1997)
  • United States ex rel. Huey v. Summit Healthcare Ass’n, Inc., No. CV-10-8003, 2011 U.S. | Dist. LEXIS 26740 at *17 (D. Ariz. Mar. 2, 2011)
  • U.S. v. Summit Health Care Ass'n, Inc., 2011 WL 814898 (2011)
  • Village of Menomonee Falls v. Meyer, 229 Wis.2d 811, 601 N.W.2d 666 (1999)
  • Village of Menomonee Falls v. Preuss, 225 Wis.2d 746, 593 N.W2d 496 (1999)
  • Wisconsin v. Abbott Laboratories, 2004 WL 2055717 (2004)
  • Wisconsin v. Abbott Laboratories, 341 F.Supp.2d 1057, 2004 WL 2368128 (2004)
  • Wisconsin Term Limits v. League of Wisconsin Municipalities, 880 F.Supp. 1256, 1994 WL 779626 (1994)