Michael P. Abate


Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

Michael Abate is a Partner at Dinsmore & Shohl LLP. He chairs the Firm’s Appellate Practice Group and also is a member of the Firm’s Litigation and Health Care departments. Mike has extensive experience litigating at all levels of the federal court system. He regularly represents Medicare and Medicaid Managed Care Organizations in litigation and regulatory matters, including in disputes arising under the Medicare Secondary Payer Act. He also handles internal investigations and False Claims Act matters for MCOs and medical providers. Prior to joining Dinsmore, Michael worked in the Civil Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, where he maintained a nation-wide appellate and trial practice handling the United States’ most sensitive litigation matters, including a wide variety of constitutional, statutory, and regulatory disputes. Michael previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable Diana Gribbon Motz on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Baltimore, MD. He is a graduate of Stanford Law School and Harvard College.