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Frank Carsonie

Columbus Office Partner-in-Charge; Chair, Health Care & Life Sciences Practice Group and Executive Committee Member
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Frank Carsonie is Chair of the firm's Health Care & Life Sciences Practice Group and a member of the Corporate & Securities Practice Group. He is the Columbus Office Partner-in-Charge as well as a member of the firm's Executive Committee.  Frank's practice focuses on counseling individuals and entities engaged in the health care industry on business transactions and regulatory matters. Frank is also experienced in advising individuals and entities including public and private for-profit and non-profit companies on organization, reorganization, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, strategic alliances and joint ventures, capital financings including private equity and venture capital funding, corporate governance, negotiation, drafting and enforcement of contracts and general business counseling.


    • Capital University Law School, 1992, J.D., magna cum laude
      • Order of the Curia
      • Dean's List, all semesters
      • Alumni Scholarship Recipient
      • Articles Editor, Capital University Law Review
    • Wittenberg University, 1987, B.A., Biology
      • Dean's List
      • Tri-Beta Biology Honorary
      • Alumni Scholarship Recipient
      • Varsity football (All-Academic and All-Ohio Athletic Conference)

    • American Bar Association (Health Law Section)
    • American Health Lawyers Association
    • Columbus Bar Association
    • Ohio State Bar Association
    • Ohio

    • Board Member, Columbus Speech and Hearing Center (Development Committee; Chair, Golf Committee 2011)
    • Board Member, Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, Central Ohio Chapter (2000-2008; Past President 2003-08) 
    • Adjunct Professor, Franklin University (2002-2007)
    • Graduate, Leadership Columbus, 2005
    • Committee Member, Easter Seals of Central Ohio (Golf Classic Committee 2000-03, Planned Giving Committee 1994-99)
    • Member, Association for Corporate Growth