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John C. Render

Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, P.C.
One American Square
Suite 2000
Indianapolis, IN 46282

Phone: (317) 633-4884
Fax: (317) 633-4878
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Practice Areas

  • Catholic Health Care
  • Federal Legislative & Regulatory Advocacy
  • Governance Consulting
  • Government Relations & Public Policy
  • Health Care Associations
  • Hospital & Health System Counsel
  • Hospital & Physician Transactions

Preparatory Education

  • Butler University, B.S. - 1966

Legal Education

  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D. - 1971

Admitted to Bar

  • Indiana - 1971
  • US District Court, Southern District Court of Indiana - 1971
  • District of Columbia - 1987
  • Michigan - 2003


  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Indiana Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Seminars for Indiana Medico/Legal Bar Association
  • Advisory Board of Hall Center, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
  • Indiana Health Finance Advisory Committee
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Indiana Health Policy Advisory Committee
  • Board of Visitors of Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law


  • Adjunct Instructor, Health Care Delivery and the Law, Indiana University (1975-2005)
  • General Counsel to the Indiana Hospital & Health Association (1982-Present)
  • Private Practice (1971-Present)


  • Listed in Indiana Super Lawyers
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Indianapolis Best Lawyers Health Care Lawyer of the Year - 2011
  • John C. Render Award for Health Policy - 2011
  • Sagamore of the Wabash (Governor's Award) - 1989, 2012


Hall Render's John C. Render named "Indianapolis Best Lawyers Health Care Lawyer of the Year" for 2011


Press Releases

John Render Selected as a Senior Fellow of the Indianapolis Bar Foundation


Fifteen Hall Render Attorneys Named Best Lawyers


Congratulations to Hall Render Attorneys Listed in 2013 Super Lawyers


Fifteen Hall Render Attorneys Named Best Lawyers


Shareholder John C. Render Honored with Sagamore of the Wabash Award


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Upcoming Presentations

Speaking Engagement

InAHQ Conference

May 08, 2014 - 8:30-10:00 am

The Transformation of Healthcare: The Affordable Care Act Policy and Practice Update
This presentation provides a brief history of health care sponsored, provided or financed by the U.S. government. It reviews and explores the political, fiscal, organizational and practical effects of these policies as a driver and modifier of patient and provider behavior. It discusses the practical effects of policy implementation and explores the various facets of the ACA and the effect of the program on patients, providers, states and politicians.
 This presentation:

  • Provides participants with a more detailed understanding of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
  • Permits participants to appreciate the direct and subtle policy intentions and objectives of the ACA.
  • Allows participants to understand the strengths and weaknesses of the ACA and to be aware of possible or even likely future amendments to the Act.
  • Details the not inconsiderable difference between the ACA as passed and as implemented.
  • Gives the participants a brief understanding of the effect of the Supreme Court decision in National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, 567 US __ (2012) on the ACA.
  • Outlines the political implications of the ACA.

Speaker(s): John C. Render

Organizer: Indiana Association for Healthcare Quality

Venue: Marten House, IN  Get A Map

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