Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Kelly C. Wilson is Vice President, Deputy General Counsel for the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, where she has worked as an in-house attorney since January 2003.
Kelly's practice spans the full range of legal and business issues facing a complex academic medical center that is also a public authority, including patient care, labor and employment, intellectual property, peer review, medical staff, graduate medical education, privacy, mental health, electronic medical records, health information exchange, telemedicine, corporate transactions, contracting, EMTALA, regulatory and accreditation matters, and open records/open meetings issues, among others.
Prior to joining UW Hospital, Kelly was a partner with the Chicago law firm of Grippo & Elden, where she had a diverse practice including sports law, intellectual property, labor and employment, general commercial litigation, business and insurance law. Kelly started her legal career at Lord, Bissell & Brook in Chicago, where she counseled a variety of Chicago-area hospitals and physicians on business and litigation matters.
Kelly received her law degree from Harvard Law School and her undergraduate degree in Political Science and Psychology from UW-Madison.